This is Your Brain on Smog

Bad news for those of you who live near a busy highway: research shows that exposure to air pollution may affect your cognition for the...

Want Better Sleep? Practice Optimism

Welcome back to our Sleep Series, a string of blog posts about the role of sleep in our lives, including the benefits of achieving enough...

When Google is Your Doctor, Beware

Feeling a bit sick? Wondering if you're coming down with something? If your first instinct is to turn to Google for a little...

Stay Sharp: Eat Your Flavonoids

Alzheimer's disease and other dementias can have devastating effects. Neuroscience is searching for ways to offset, delay, or prevent...

A Better Immune System, in Your Sleep

Welcome back to our Sleep Series, a string of blog posts about the role of sleep in our lives, including the benefits of achieving enough...