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Genes in action before birth may sow the seeds of autism spectrum disorder.
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Your selections: Childhood Disorders
Many of the therapeutic claims surrounding cannabidiol remain unproven, but additional research may provide some more clarity.
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October is ADHD Awareness Month. Learn more about this neurological disorder.
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Some researchers suspect these bacterial ancestors living within our cells may contribute to a wide range of neurological and psychiatric disorders.
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Sleep twitches tune and refine circuits in the developing brain.
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Once thought to merely coordinate movement, this region of the brain is proving to exert greater influence on cognition, emotion, and other functions.
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The links between nerve cells, called synapses, allow us to learn and adapt, and hold clues to conditions such as autism, schizophrenia, and more.
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Cerebrospinal fluid protects and nourishes the brain, but too much can cause brain damage.
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Geneticists Huda Zoghbi and Adrian Bird discuss their groundbreaking work on the rare neurological disorder Rett syndrome.
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L. Eugene Arnold is part of a five-year, NIH-funded study exploring brainwave-controlled videogames as a treatment for ADHD.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 1, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 27, 2020.
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Autism Spectrum Disorder affects 1 in 160 children worldwide.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.