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‘Love drug’ could help fight stress

A hormone known as the "love drug" has been shown to permanently alter nerve pathways in the brain.

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Alzheimer’s breakthrough gives new hope

Scientists have broken new ground in the search for an Alzheimer’s cure by discovering a potential cause of the disease.

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How do they do it? Don’t ask!
November 5 2014 at 14:02

Emily Yahr looks at three celeb memoirs and finds out how Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Mindy Kaling deal with stress.

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Paracetamol to make a decision?
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Taking pills designed to suppress physical pain could help cut psychological pain, researchers say.

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Scientist ‘find Alzheimer’s origins’
November 3 2014 at 12:03

A group of New England scientists say Alheimer's disease is caused by the deposit of a protein in the brain.

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Zen and the art of commuting
October 31 2014 at 13:26

Mindfulness might be just the thing to cut the stress of your daily travel time, writes Katherine Shaver.

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Memories are made of... what?
October 30 2014 at 14:00

Eric Niiler talks about the human brain to a scientist who is working to build a prosthetic memory device.

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You spend 10 hours a day on the phone?
October 29 2014 at 12:02

We use our smartphones a lot, and you hear people say they're addicted to them, but is it truly addiction?

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