Alcohol Doesn’t Help You Forget
Drinking alcohol can't help you forget a bad moment unless you are blackout.
Teen Brains Lack Empathy
The area of the brain associated with higher-level thinking, empathy, and guilt is underused by teenagers, reports a new study.
Tapeworm in Brain for 10 Years
Doctors think the tapeworm had been growing slowly ever since the man contracted it from eating undercooked pork in Mexico.
Your Brain is Mostly Fat
The brain is composted of about 75% water and is the fattiest organ in the body, consisting of a minimum of 60% fat.
Neuron Development in Human Embryos
Although most of the neurogenesis occurs in the fetus and newborn, the 'birth' of new neurons actually continues in some parts of the brain right through old age!