Tagged With Neuroscience

Joe Biden's former brain surgeon explains why he's not too old to be president


Denver just became the first city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms. Here's what they do to your body and mind.


I'm a neurosurgeon, and these are the 4 things I do to avoid burnout



Tim Ferriss just helped launch the world's first research center dedicated to turning psychedelics into medicines


Michael Phelps teaches his 2-year-old son a special 'lion's breath' technique — part of the mental-health routine that Phelps says saved his life


A team of scientists linked to Elon Musk appear to be making progress putting chips into brains



8 surprising things your body is doing while you sleep


Regulators just approved a new depression drug with the potential to be a game-changer


A man got an infection in his brain lining after using a cotton swab to clean out his ear


Regulators just approved the first new depression drug since the 1980s, and some see blockbuster potential


Some people may lack a 'brake' in their brains that stops them drinking too much


This optical illusion will break your brain — but only for 15 milliseconds



A neuroscientist says a simple question can defuse the anxiety you feel when your morning alarm goes off


A depression drug that's been called 'the most important discovery in half a century' just got a big step closer to FDA approval


What it's like to have seasonal affective disorder when you're also a night owl


The 96-year-old who won the 2018 Nobel Prize in physics reveals his science-backed secret to staying sharp in old age



A top psychedelic scientist says 'the climate's looking good' for magic mushrooms and MDMA to turn into medicines at a gathering of the world's billionaires


Drug giant Pfizer isn't ready to abandon neuroscience — here's its $150-million ‘star cluster’ strategy for betting on promising brain drug startups


I'm a neurosurgeon, and there's a 4-step strategy anyone can use to make good habits stick


A group of Mark Zuckerberg-funded researchers is testing implantable brain devices as part of a $5 billion quest to end disease