development of the brain

Study: Dogs are smarter than cats

November 23rd, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A group of scientists have concluded that contrary to the popular belief, dogs are in fact more intelligent than cats.The study was conducted by researchers from ... Read more...

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Smokers ‘more likely to be impulsive, indecisive’

October 29th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people who smoke are more likely to be impulsive and indecisive than those who have never smoked in their life.Researchers of the ... Read more...

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Mechanism that prepares newborn’s brain for information processing found

May 15th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A mechanism in the memory centre of newborn that adjusts the maturation of the brain for the information processing required later in life has been found by researchers ... Read more...

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Binge drinking ‘raises dementia risk’

May 10th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Heavy drinking can increase a person's risk of suffering from dementia, say UK doctors.Doctors have associated alcohol intake with the development of the brain-wasting condition in between 10 ... Read more...

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Competition between two sides of the brain makes it asymmetrical

January 15th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 15 (ANI): A Wellcome Trust-funded study has shown that a competition between the two sides of the brain causes it to become asymmetrical, which is thought to be important ... Read more...

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Short arms and legs may boost dementia risk

May 6th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 6 (ANI): People with short arms and legs are at an increased risk of developing dementia in later life, says a new study.The researchers believe that the link ... Read more...

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Gene critical to brain development identified

March 27th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 27 (ANI): An American study on mice has revealed a gene which is critical to the development of the brain.Dr. Anthony Wynshaw-Boris of the University of California, San Francisco ... Read more...

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Early nutrition in infants linked to higher IQ in adulthood

February 20th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 20 (ANI): A new study has shown that early nutrition has a long-term effect on a baby's developing brain.The research team from Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and the ... Read more...

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