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Diagnosing depression in epileptics

Most cases of depression go undetected and untreated in people living with epilepsy, says a local study.

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How the brain of an addict works

Brian Palmer explains how drugs affect the human brain.

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Why cocaine users don’t like parties

The drug blunts the reward system in the brain - making users less sociable.

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How to cope with life’s ‘overwhelm’
March 26 2014 at 07:02

We all need to find better work-life balance. Bel Mooney reviews a new book which could help.

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Sniffing fruit ‘improves your diet’
March 25 2014 at 12:20

Research suggests being exposed to fruity smells before making a selection can make the brain more likely to take the healthy option.

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Eat strawberries to keep brain young
March 24 2014 at 12:46

A study is trying to see whether giving elderly people strawberries can slow the effects of ageing on the brain.

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Perked up by caffeine’s aid in memory
March 19 2014 at 15:11

Just one mug of coffee a day, experts claim, can give your memory a boost.

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The blood test that predicts Alzheimer's
March 10 2014 at 15:05

The simple test could help families of people developing the disorder make early decisions on how best to care for them.

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How yoga beats stress of cancer
March 7 2014 at 12:09

Researchers say practising yoga can control stress and improve the wellbeing of women having radiation treatment.

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Eat eggs if you want to stay sharp
March 7 2014 at 12:09

A US study is investigating whether eating eggs may prevent memory loss and lower the risk of dementia.

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Does being short make you less clever?
March 5 2014 at 15:00

Experts say short people may be intellectually challenged too - or at least in comparison to their taller counterparts.

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Illuminating the path to happiness
March 4 2014 at 12:09

Everyone is looking for lasting happiness, but we don't really know how to fulfil this, says Buddhist nun Gen-la Kunsang.

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Diet that cuts risk of feeling blue
March 3 2014 at 12:25

The Mediterranean diet is known to help with health, but new evidence shows it can reduce depression, too.

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