Neuroimaging

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“It was extremely accurate."
Healthy Living
I remember as a kid, somebody asking me what I would change about myself if I could change anything. My answer came quickly
Healthy Living
While it might be uncomfortable, it could also be a force for good.
Science
Brain Injury Association of America For Family and Caregivers While DWI is sensitive to some types of injuries related to
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For decades, psychologists, neuroscientists, and brain mappers have studied fear and anxiety using language that obscures the distinctions between these complex emotional states.
Wellness
"The main difficulty arises from our imagining the experience (pain for instance) as a thing for which of course we have
Science
Today the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study officially gets underway, as the National Institutes of Health award 13 five-year grants to U.S. research institutions that will spearhead the landmark project over the first half of its roughly 10-year duration.
Science
Microfinance is a psychological enigma. It is not in anyone's economic best interest to lend money to strangers without getting anything in return. Without interest or guarantee, what is the motivation to take on such financial risk? It seems more akin to charity than to banking. Is it? The fact is that we don't know the neuropsychological underpinnings of such selfless lending.
Science
Most of us don't even know what a gram of apple or an ounce of milk looks like, so how can we possibly calculate a sensible portion? Well, perhaps arithmetic is not required, and it may even be misleading.
Science
It is a wonderful time--in the midst of a data revolution--to be a biostatistician. Quantitative neuroscience provides the opportunity for statisticians to be at the forefront of the most exciting challenge in science today by providing the critical skills needed to address it properly.
Science
The reigning theory of human thinking argues not only that algebra and language share a neurological foundation, but that mathematical reasoning co-opted the evolved machinery of language for non-linguistic tasks.
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There are now major forces driving a revolution in personal brain management. At the intersection of these movements is positive applied neuropsychology -- the systematic study of brain mechanisms underlying well-being.
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Following rules of morality, or adhering to convention are important for our social system to function smoothly, but they may not reflect empathy.
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We talk to the CEO of Baycrest, a brain fitness institute, about why Ontario and Baycrest chose to become pioneers in this area, and discuss some of the main opportunities, and challenges.