Mind and Brain
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Leesha Mckenny The Sydney Morning Herald Mon, 23 May 2011 00:00 CDT Faith can open your mind but it can also cause your brain to shrink at a different rate, research suggests. Researchers at Duke University Medical Centre in the US claim to have discovered a correlation between religious practices and changes in the brains of older adults.
Learning juicy details about someone can change the way you see them — literally, according to a new study.
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Intelligence Quotient (IQ) is a term that’s related to the wattage of your brain; in short intelligence and reasoning skills measured across a few standardized tests.
This will be the last "home-produced" blog entry for a while [save the short "Everyday Spirituality" which will follow it as a sign-off] .
Jan. 21, 2011 — Participating in an 8-week mindfulness meditation program appears to make measurable changes in brain regions associated with memory, sense of self, empathy and stress.
WOMEN who habitually take strenuous exercise might be at risk of damaging their cognitive function later in life. Strenuous exercise is known to reduce oestrogen levels in women and girls.
HAVING a larger waistline may shrink your brain.
Prof Geraint Rees, who led the research, said: "We were very surprised to find that there was an area of the brain that we could predict political attitude.
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Episode 1 – All in the Mind Susan Greenfield explains why she believes all aspects of human experience will eventually be explained in terms of the physical processes of the brain.
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