Excess Sleep is Dangerous as Well

Excess Sleep is Dangerous as Well

Nearly 9000 people participated in the study, and the results of it showed that people aged between 50 and 64 that sleep more than 7 hours a day have problems with memory and decision-making.

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Brain - We Learn More Effectively After a Good Sleep

We Learn More Effectively After a Good Sleep

30.06.2014052

Researchers from New York University have proven that a good sleep during the night really does stimulate the brain because that's when nerve cells are built, which help with learning.

Brain - Sleep Improves Vocabulary

Sleep Improves Vocabulary

26.06.2014079

Scientists have found that a good night's sleep plays a key role in the brain's ability to remember and use new words, which have been learned throughout the day.

Brain - Nine Bad Habits That Can Kill us

Nine Bad Habits That Can Kill us

26.06.20140157

The brain is a structure which is under the influence of many external and internal factors, without us even realizing it. Its function depends on the food we eat, our daily life, as well as the extent to which we use it.

Brain - The Brain Restarts Itself by Blinking

The Brain Restarts Itself by Blinking

24.06.2014077

The majority of people blink during certain situations. Usually, they do it when starting a new paragraph while reading or during a conversation, when the speaker pauses in his speech. People normally blink after an event's logical conclusion.

Brain - Sleep Helps us Remember New Information

Sleep Helps us Remember New Information

15.04.2014031650

Study of the brain waves of the volunteers during sleep showed that deep sleep, much more than REM sleep or light sleep, helped in taking in new information.

Brain - Our Brain Likes Friends

Our Brain Likes Friends

10.04.2014049

Researchers have discovered that the human brain reacts much quicker to information related to our loved ones and friends than messages related to people we don't know.

Brain - Laptops Prevent us from Sleeping Well

Laptops Prevent us from Sleeping Well

31.03.2014062

Electronic devices, such as laptops and iPads, fool our brain into thinking that it is still day and thus help to increase our chances of suffering from insomnia.

Brain - Myths we do not know

Myths we do not know

19.09.201101286

Myth is that brain cells do not regenerate. In 1998 it became clear that brain cells have the ability to regenerate. Absolute myth is that lightning does not strike twice in the same place.

Brain - Sleep helps us remember new information

Sleep helps us remember new information

19.09.20110349

Scientists have discovered different types of brain activity in sleep. Researchers found that sleep helps a lot in remembering of new words and filling the vocabulary.

Brain - Mysteries of the human brain

Mysteries of the human brain

17.06.201101902

It is believed that the brain receives information from the outside world, processes it and takes one or other decision. But there are cases in which part of the human brain is removed.

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