brains

Rise and grind? Experts reveal the best time to drink coffee

Health
Rachel Carter

Better latte than never? With some TikTokers blaming their mid-afternoon energy crashes on drinking coffee first thing in the morning, researchers are ...

A dietitian shares the No. 1 food to add to your diet to boost your brain health

Health
Rachel Carter

Although our brains only take up 2% of our bodies, they take a lot of energy to run. In fact, 20% of ...

Weight training strengthens more than muscles — it also pumps up the brain: study

Health
Rachel Carter

Fitness By Adriana Diaz Published May 13, 2024, 5:23 p.m. ET Pumping iron has some surprising health benefits. A study, recently published ...

Neuralink says its first in-human brain implant malfunctioned

Technology
Michael Johnson

Elon Musk’s brain-chip startup said Wednesday that its first-ever implant has malfunctioned. Neuralink’s brain-computer interface, known as a BCI, was implanted into ...

Brains are getting bigger — and researchers reveal why it’s a big deal

Health
Rachel Carter

Health By Amy Eisinger Published April 24, 2024, 4:18 p.m. ET Jeffrey Greenberg/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Check out the big ...

We Finally Know Where Neuralink’s Brain Implant Trial Is Happening

Technology
Michael Johnson

Elon Musk’s brain-implant company Neuralink has chosen the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, as the initial study site to test its ...

Grandmother dies suddenly of rare brain disease with 100% fatality rate and no cure

Health
Rachel Carter

US News By Yaron Steinbuch Published April 2, 2024, 11:09 a.m. ET ” player=”SPdDOYds” platform=”jw-player” playlist=”Toq2ZZoq” playlisttype=”recommendations” /] A Michigan grandmother has ...

Scientists Are Unlocking the Secrets of Your ‘Little Brain’

Health
Rachel Carter

The original version of this story appeared in Quanta Magazine. In recent decades, neuroscience has seen some stunning advances, and yet a ...

How the brain chooses which memories are important enough to save and which to let fade

Science
Dr. Sarah Adams

Memory can be mysterious. Certain life events remain clear in our minds no matter how long ago they occurred, while episodes from ...

Doctor thought woman’s pain was migraines but it was brain tumor

Health
Rachel Carter

Health By Tracy Swartz Published March 27, 2024, 7:12 p.m. ET A UK millennial mom of three says her “out-of-body experiences” turned ...