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Posted on Nov. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Child Health Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Broccoli Sprout Compound Shows Promise for Autism

Results of a small clinical trial suggest that a chemical derived from broccoli sprouts may improve the classic behavioral symptoms of autism.

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Posted on Nov. 15, 2014, 10:27 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance
Take a Break for Learning's Sake

Mental rest and reflection help to enhance later learning. 

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Posted on Nov. 14, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diet Neurology
Sugar Triggers Memory Problems and Neuroinflammation

Sugar consumption triggers memory problems and brain inflammation in rats.

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Posted on Nov. 13, 2014, 6 a.m. in Diagnostics Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance
Diagnostic for Early Biomarker of Cognitive Decline

A MRI technique can detect signs of cognitive decline in the brain before symptoms appear, thus offering the possibility of early intervention.

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Posted on Nov. 5, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance
Blood Type & Memory Loss Linked

People with AB blood may be more likely to develop the thinking and memory problems that can lead to dementia.

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Posted on Oct. 23, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Alzheimer's Disease
Patients Reporting Memory Problems Often Right

Patients who reported changes in their memory were nearly three times more likely to develop memory and thinking problems later in life.

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Posted on Oct. 22, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance Exercise
Physical Activity Keeps White Matter in Shape

Regularly engaging in moderate-to-vigorous exercise appears to help protect the brain by maintaining the structural integrity of white matter.

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Posted on Oct. 22, 2014, 6 a.m. in Stem Cell Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Spice Compound Boosts Brain Stem Cells

A compound found in the popular curry spice turmeric has been shown to promote stem cell proliferation and differentiation in the brain.

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Posted on Oct. 13, 2014, 6 a.m. in Sleep Brain and Mental Performance
Biological Basis for Less Sleep with Age

Culprit may be the death of a specific cluster of brain cells that regulates sleep patterns.

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Posted on Oct. 7, 2014, 6 a.m. in Sleep Brain and Mental Performance
Sleep Loss Shrinks Brain Size

Sleep difficulties may be linked to faster rates of decline in brain volume.

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