Why lack of sleep awakens the munchies

Not getting enough sleep can awaken sweet, fat food…


This Is Your Brain on Cigarettes. How and Why to Quit.

From addiction to depression and anxiety, smoking can…


Photo of a cheerful young woman, still playful at bedtime, trowing pillow in the air.

Why a Slumber Party is the Best Way to Party this Year

Developing a healthy sleep routine and achieving national…


Alzheimer’s memory loss due to Dementia and brain disease with the abstract medical icon of a human head and neurology research as a 3D illustration.

Zombieland: A tale of Alzheimer’s disease and cellular senescence

Abnormal tau accumulation appears to trigger cellular…


brain and DNA strands.

Can your genes determine how your brain heals?

The APOE4 gene variant may contribute to Alzheimer's…


A heads up on head injuries

As the 2018 NFL season kicks off, neuroscientist Raeesa…


Dreams and Deliberations: Introducing Nattering Neuron

Raeesa's new LIFE Apps blog Nattering Neuron will cover…