Tagged With Neuroscience

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



A drug that works differently from all existing depression drugs just got a big boost


A fresh crop of promising drugs is poised to change the way depression is treated for the first time in decades. Here are the ones to watch in 2019.


My 10-year-old son's rare illness has shown me exactly how health insurance fails so many Americans



A 'party drug' with potential to be the next blockbuster antidepressant is edging closer to the mainstream, but it could set you back $9,000


A superstar ex-Facebook and Google exec is trying to upend a $24 billion industry with devices that spot disease sooner — and she's already testing it on animals


A ruling is imminent on the legality of a controversial drug that's used to treat addiction — but some have called it a 'dangerous opioid'


'Engineering overkill': A potent new drug '1,000 times stronger than morphine' is trying to solve a problem that doesn't exist, doctors say


14 ways sex is good for the body and brain


Evidence is mounting that psychedelic drugs can help treat diseases. Here are the most promising uses



Procrastinators and doers have different brains — here's how you can find the benefit in all those times you get distracted


People who are more stressed may have smaller brains and worse memories, according to a new study


Most rehabs don't offer a science-backed treatment for drug addiction. A new initiative aims to change that.


The CEO of Silicon Valley DNA testing startup 23andMe shares the health product she hopes to sell next



Facebook’s secretive hardware group made an armband that lets you ‘hear’ through your skin. It's a key part of the company's bigger plan to embed computers in our bodies


A team of Johns Hopkins researchers is calling for magic mushrooms to be made legally available as medicine


Therapy in a pill: Breaking down the science behind the strange, surreal world of Netflix's "Maniac"


What ayahuasca — Silicon Valley's latest drug of choice — does to your brain and body