Brain Matters

Helen Lavretsky, M.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Alzheimer's
Helen Lavretsky, M.D.
January 12, 2017
In a study comparing the effects of memory training and yoga meditation in older adults, researchers found that a 12-week program of memory training could...
Gilles Pourtois, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Depression
Gilles Pourtois, Ph.D.
January 11, 2017
A new type of magnetic stimulation to the brain may improve depression symptoms more efficiently than other treatment options, researchers suggest. A team at...
Daniel Geschwind, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Schizophrenia
Daniel Geschwind, Ph.D.
January 10, 2017
A new study implicates two cellular pathways in schizophrenia risk that haven’t been well supported by genetic evidence before. They involve processes related...
Daniel S. Pine, M.D., of the National Institute of Mental Health, expert on anxiety
Daniel S. Pine, M.D.
January 06, 2017
Fear and anxiety are often described as primal responses to danger, with their emotional and physiological components triggered by a single fear circuit in the...
Martin G. Pomper, M.D., Ph.D., of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine brain injury expert
Martin G. Pomper, M.D., Ph.D.
January 05, 2017
Athletes with a history of concussions have signs of above-average inflammation in their brains that can be detected with a PET scan, according to a new study...

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