Menstrual Migraine: Therapeutic Approaches
This large population subset can potentially benefit from therapies that are more directly targeted to hormonally-influenced migraine headaches.
Shopping and the Brain
The areas of the brain that are involved in shopping are consistent with the diverse feelings evoked by shopping.
Health Impact of Fidgeting
Traditionally, fidgeting has been considered an undesirable trait, but this tendency could provide unforeseen benefits.
Are Empathy and Intellect Incompatible?
Researchers used cross sectional data obtained from a scale of physician empathy and the results of objective structured clinical examination scores.
Itching and the Brain
Recent studies point out that some itches may actually have more of a nervous system component than previously thought.
Pseudobulbar Affect: Recognize and Treat
Once patients and/or their families become aware of the signs and symptoms of pseudobulbar affect, they are more likely to seek treatment.
Sleep Characteristics and Cognition in the Elderly
The HypnoLaus study compared sleep characteristics of individuals older than 65 years of age with and without cognitive impairment.
Through Innocent Eyes: Facial Preferences of Infants
In scientific studies, babies show a strong preference for female faces. Is this an inherent favoritism, or can other factors explain this inclination?
Sleep Paralysis: What Happens, and Why
Controlled studies have been able to replicate sleep paralysis with sleep interruption, but only in 10% of participants with interrupted REM sleep.
Neurogenetics: Past and Future Advances
How will advances in sequencing technology transform the field of neurogenetics?