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Neuroimaging ‘predicts’ which dyslexics will learn to read


December 21st, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Stanford University researchers have used brain imaging to predict with 90 percent precision which teenagers with dyslexia would improve their reading skills over time.Their study, the first to ... Read more...

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Same brain regions translate words and gestures


November 10th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): The ability to make sense of words and gestures takes place in the same regions of the brain, says a new study.Researchers have shown that the brain regions ... Read more...

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Surfing the net ‘can help older adults slow dementia’


October 18th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 18 (ANI): You can stop your ageing grandparents from becoming forgetful by simply asking them to surf the net, for a new study has found that Googling can consistently stimulate ... Read more...

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We use both sides of our brains to understand idioms


September 15th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): While many people tend to use idioms very frequently and easily, Italian researchers have found that when it comes to understanding them, humans have to use both sides ... Read more...

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Scientists shed light on neural basis of reading


April 28th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have shown that early brain activity could provide a better understanding of the neural basis of reading.Led by Piers Cornelissen, Morten Kringelbach, Ian ... Read more...

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Women’’s desire for sex lies in their brains


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): When it comes to women, it''s the brain and not the peripheral organs that play a major role in sexual dysfunction, according to a new study. Over 40 ... Read more...

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How does our brain choose the right words?


December 26th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) A new study has identified parts of the human brain involved in the process of choosing the right words during speech.The study could help scientists better understand the ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover brain areas crucial to choosing words during speech


December 25th, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
Washington, December 25 (ANI): A Rice University researcher has announced the identification of those parts of the brain that are involved in the process of choosing appropriate words during speech. Tatiana ... Read more...

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