Beyond the left brain / right brain hypothesis
A recent study found that consumption of a high sugar diet had lasting effects on sweet taste perception.
How does your body use its natural systems to relieve pain? Might we be able to use what we know about natural pain relieving processes in order to treat chronic pain and battle the opioid epidemic?
Recent research suggests microglia, the immune cells in your brain, are responsible for forgetting memories.
Big companies like Google and Spotify use what we know about the brain to build a class of models called neural networks that help power many of their services.
PennNeuroKnow is taking a break for the holidays. We’ll be back in the new year to share more neuroscience with you.
The nervous system is constantly regulating many important processes in the body, all without us having to consciously think about it. How does it do this, and what happens when things go wrong?