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Flashing Lights and Sounds Improve Memory and Learning Skills in Mice

Video A scan of a mouse’s brain showing that some Alzheimer’s-like plaques dissipated after the mouse saw flashing lights and heard clicking sounds. Video by Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, M.I.T.Credit Could people’s eyes and ears help fix the damage Alzheimer’s disease does to the brain? Just by looking at flashing light and listening… Read More »

Vaping row lights up with new claim

A new survey claims puffing on e-cigarettes is more effective for quitting smoking than nicotine patches or gum. But the figures are just the latest in a series of studies being published around the world, and comes just a week after an alarming study pointed to a growing public health concern around young Australian women… Read More »