Tag archive for ‘Brain’
Alan Gallindoss On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Older People Can Grow Just as Many New Brain Cells as Young Once, Study Finds

  Contrary to popular thought that adults did not grow new neurons, a new study counters that notion. For the first time, researchers show that healthy older people, men and women, can generate just as many More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Daydreaming Is Good. It Means You’re Smart

Daydreaming during meetings isn’t necessarily a bad thing. It might be a sign that you’re really smart and creative, according to a new study from the Georgia Institute of Technology. “People More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

The Nine Lifestyle Changes That Can Prevent You From Dementia, Biggest Ever Study Says

  About 35 percent of cases could be prevented dementia if people follow nine lifestyle changes throughout their lives, according to the biggest ever study by Lancet Commission. There are about 47 million More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Our Brain Uses Statistics to Calculate Confidence

  Human brains are constantly processing data to make statistical assessments that translate into the feeling we call confidence, according to a study published in Neuron. This feeling of confidence is More...

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Jewish Business News On Monday, February 29th, 2016

Marijuana May Boost Brain Performance

There are a host of benefits to be reaped from medicinal cannabis. However, like any manufactured drug, cannabis has its pros and cons, which should be weighed against each other relative to the context More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Average Human Brain Can Store as Much Information as the Entire World Wide Web, Says Study

The human brain has a capacity that is ten times greater than first thought, new study from Salk revealed. The US scientists reconstructed brain tissue to discover the average human brain can store as much More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Man Walks Again With Own Legs After Years of Paralysis

    The ability to walk has been restored following a spinal cord injury, using one’s own brain power, according to research published in the open access Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. The More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Do Women Experience Negative Emotions Differently Than Men?

  Women react differently to negative images compared to men, which may be explained by subtle differences in brain function. This neurobiological explanation for women’s apparent greater sensitivity More...

JNS On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Two Israelis Make MIT’s Prestigious ‘35 Innovators Under 35’ List

 Two Israelis made the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) prestigious “35 Innovators Under 35” list for 2015, which was published Monday. Cigall Kadoch, 30, holds a doctorate from Stanford More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Where Our Brain Stores the Time and Place of Memories

  For the first time, scientists have seen evidence of where the brain records the time and place of real-life memories. Results showed that the similarity of the brain activation patterns when memories More...


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