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Drink, smoke and shrink your brain?

Drinking and smoking may raise the risk of dementia in later life because they shrink key parts of the brain.

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Are your gut bacteria making you sad?

Anxiety and depression could be linked to the presence of bacteria in the intestines, scientists have found.

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Loneliness takes toll on the elderly - study

Elderly people with solitary lives suffer more age-related mental decline than those with lots of company, a conference has heard.

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The brain science on prejudice
March 13 2015 at 16:16

Hate and violence in the news can lead to a feeling of inevitability. But neuroscience may be able to help.

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Drug firms despair of finding dementia cure
March 11 2015 at 13:03

Drug companies are retreating from the search for a dementia cure, a major report has warned.

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Is satnav messing with your brain?
March 5 2015 at 13:05

Habitual use of technology is causing unexpected changes to the way we think. John Naish investigates...

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Can fish fix your foul mood?
February 25 2015 at 14:31

Ellie Krieger looks at the role of omega-3 fats and vitamin D in lifting your mood.

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Ways of healing the brain
February 13 2015 at 15:17

A new book examines the endless adaptability of the human brain.

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The disease of the digital age
February 13 2015 at 15:07

Michael Christie says fear rules our lives – and that we shouldn’t let it.

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Turn up the heat on depression
February 13 2015 at 14:39

A high-tech heated tent is being tested as a possible new treatment for pain and depression.

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How to take care of your brain
February 11 2015 at 13:04

Anthony Hannan outlines the four key ways to keep your brain in peak condition.

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Binge-watching box sets is bad for you
February 6 2015 at 12:28

Planning a weekend watching a whole TV series? Perhaps you should think again...

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No, practice does not make perfect
February 2 2015 at 15:06

It seems we are not all created equal, write David Hambrick, Fernanda Ferreira and John Henderson.

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