The study found significant changes in brain function in areas associated with sexual stimulation and also more traditional meditation practices - thus representing a true hybrid in terms of its effects.
But the most identifiable moment of the scans was not locked to a particular time point, which may have to do with how our brains naturally cycle their activity, the team suspect.
There are many children who fail to get sound sleep at night and feel lethargic and are unable to focus on studies during day time.
A team from the University of Texas at Austin, the US, discovered the fossil, which is nearly 70 million years old and has a nearly complete skull a rare occurrence in the fossil record that allowed
The patient was suffering with a rare disorder of blood vessels of brain called as Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
The new findings that are published in the Journal of Neuroscience identify a potential contributor to microcephaly, a birth defect in which the head is underdeveloped and abnormally small.
Disease often manifests in skin and also affects lungs and brain
The baby girl was born with a large cystic swelling arising from the back of her head and the swelling, which was increasing in size since birth, grew to such an extent that it was almost larger than the size of the head itself.
Paper wasps a social insect recognises the brightly coloured faces of other paper wasps. But, when reared in isolation, they tend to lose the ability, according to researchers from Cornell University
Contrary to the popular belief that digital tools increase efficiency, volunteers who used paper completed the note-taking task about 25 per cent faster than those who used digital tablets.
The researchers found that 70-year-olds who had experienced a serious head injury more than 15 years earlier performed slightly worse than expected on cognitive test.
"Glutamate is an essential neurotransmitter for neuronal communication, learning and memory processes, yet above a certain concentration, it becomes toxic to neuronal cells," said researcher
Science is a step closer to a new response to obesity, thanks in part to a study conducted by a team that included Sergio Iniguez, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology at The University of Texas at El Paso.
"Alzheimer's disease is progressive and may emerge in the brain 20 to 30 years before diagnosis," said researcher Sylvie Belleville from the Universite de Montreal in Canada.
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