Research

Hormone links exercise with cognitive benefits.

Exercise may benefit brain health and improve cognitive performance during aging. It’s also associated with reduced Alzheimer’s disease risk and…

1 month ago

STUDY SHOWS HOW TAKING SHORT BREAKS MAY HELP OUR BRAINS LEARN NEW SKILLS

STUDY SHOWS HOW TAKING SHORT BREAKS MAY HELP OUR BRAINS LEARN NEW SKILLSNIH scientists discover that the resting brain repeatedly…

5 months ago

Clinical Trials – Information for Participants

Clinical research trials are at the heart of all medical advances. Researchers enroll women, men, and children in clinical trials…

6 months ago

Brief sleep intervention provides enduring benefits to children with ADHD

The impact of brief sleep interventions in youth with both ADHD and sleep difficulties.

8 months ago

Can teens with ADHD tell when they are on medication?

Adolescents frequently stop taking medication, and by age 18, less than 10% continue to take it. This is problematic given…

12 months ago

Does the brain create reality?

Perception is not a reliable copy of the external world, but only part of it composed by external stimuli, while…

1 year ago

Bipolar Disorders

Download PDF Download ePub Order a free hardcopy En Español Do you feel very happy and outgoing—or very irritable—on some…

1 year ago

Physical Activity May Protect Against New Episodes of Depression

Increased levels of physical activity can significantly reduce the odds of depression, even among people who are genetically predisposed to…

2 years ago

A Surprising Connection between Altitude and ADHD

Learn about high altitude effect on children with ADHD.

6 years ago