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The Human Brain
Fascinating facts, studies, and science explaining why the human brain behaves as it does.
This Is the Difference Between a Psychologist and a Psychiatrist
While these professionals can work together in a treatment team to provide help, their backgrounds, education, and approaches differ. Learn the key differences when it comes to psychologists vs. psychiatrists.
If You Have These Types of Dreams, You Could Be at Risk for Dementia
13 Things Psychiatrists Wish You Knew About Schizophrenia
38 Genius Habits Your 80-Year-Old Brain Will Thank You for Doing Today
I Was Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s—Here’s How My Life Has Already Changed
This Common Disease Can Actually Kickstart Alzheimer’s
Only 10 Percent of People Can Spot the Difference in This Picture. Can You?
Are you agile enough to keep up?
Can You Pass the World’s Shortest IQ Test? Less Than 20 Percent of People Can.
These questions even stumped students at Yale and Harvard.
This Could Be the Earliest Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease (Hint: It’s Not Getting Lost)
At risk for Alzheimer's? Keep an eye out for this one thing, because it could...
1.1 Billion Millennials Are at Risk for a Condition Linked to Dementia
This surprising age group is at high risk of hearing loss—a condition that is...
6 Annoying Speaking Habits You Have, According to Science
It's not about what you say: it's about how (and when) you say it.
15 Things Neurologists Do to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer's disease has no cure, but ongoing research shows promise for reducing the risk and...
10 Treatable Causes of Dementia—and How to Recognize Them Before It’s Too Late
We've all been around a loved one whose mind is slipping. You may even be...
This Is the Key to Being a More Creative Person
Thinking you aren’t gifted may be what’s blocking your inner artist.
10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Every Adult Should Know
If you or a loved one experiences these subtle but possibly serious symptoms of memory...
This Is Why Your Brain Never Wants You to Exercise
Turns out there’s a biological reason why you’d rather sit on the couch...
12 Quirky Habits of People Who Are Smarter Than Everyone Else
Intelligence can be hard to measure, but science has linked these quirks to higher levels...
52 Psychology Terms You Keep Using Wrong
Everyone likes to sound smart when talking about psychology—but do you really know what...
Can You Identify Everyday Objects By These Close-Up Pictures?
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's...wait, what is it?
23 Things You Never Knew About Your Brain
I'm the engine that keeps you running all day long, and I'm here to share...
8 Hidden Signs of Depression to Watch Out For
Depression, especially milder cases, doesn’t always involve crying or feeling obviously unhappy. These subtler...
13 Memory-Boosting Tips from Brain Scientists
Improve your memory so that you can recall your shopping list and even remember those...
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18 Tiny Tricks That Can Make You Smarter
From snacks to types of coworkers, these bizarre things can help boost brainpower, increase creative...
8 Simple Ways You Can Get Smarter While You Sleep
What you do before going to bed (or tucking in for a nap!) can make...
11 Secret Habits of Straight-A Students Even Post-Grads Will Want to Steal
It's not about brains, or about the amount of time spent studying. Many of the...
Why Feeling Sleepy During the Day Could Mean Trouble for Your Brain
If you’re always sleepy during the day, it might mean problems for your brain down the line