The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.
A staggering one in six soldiers, who’ve served since 2001, may have post-traumatic stress disorder. The report underscores why doctors need every treatment option available some Dallas researchers think they’ can help.
A lunch meeting with friends became a big ordeal for one Dallas police officer. A few moments of silence before ordering food may have very well saved his life.
Humans can only use 10 percent of their brains, right? Wrong. This video shows off seven myths about the human brain that you probably thought were true.
The number of people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease is on the rise and a simple test could help spot early signs of the disease.
Your brain is an electrical device, which means that it can be interfaced to electrical devices. So, the question must be asked: Could your brain be hacked?
Most of us spend significant time everyday on the internet. And whether we like it or not, it’s affecting us — and our brains.
Dr. Crystal Foster talks about the latest medical headlines including a surprising link between weight and mortality, how sugars affect the brain, and the differences in pill colors.
An Alzheimer’s treatment from Eli Lilly and Co. failed to slow memory decline in two separate patient studies, but the drug did show some potential to help in mild cases of the mind-robbing condition that is notoriously difficult to treat.
A recent study suggests that keeping your body active could help keep your mind sharp. According to researchers, physical activity lowers the risk for Alzheimer’s disease.
As temperatures continue to climb and summer approaches hundreds of thousands of North Texans will undoubtedly enjoy a treat that can take you from sheer delight to extreme discomfort. Of course I’m talking about the temporary, excruciating pain of brain freeze! Now a new study claims to have finally unlocked clues as to what causes the chilly sensation.
Put down the bingo cards, Grandma. A new study suggests that the popular online role-playing game “World of Warcraft” may keep aging brains sharp.