Air Pollution Exposure Can Impact the Brain Rapidly

Air Pollution Exposure Can Impact the Brain Rapidly

Air pollution has long been linked to negative effects on human health, including respiratory and cardiovascular issues. However, new research suggests that air pollution may also have significant impacts on the brain. Studies have shown that exposure to air pollution…
A New AI Model Can Determine Your Brain’s REAL Age

A New AI Model Can Determine Your Brain’s REAL Age

A person’s brain age is a more valuable and accurate predictor of health risks and potential illness than their actual chronological age, according to studies. Now, a new AI model analyzing MRI brain images created by USC researchers may be…
Scary Memories Hide in a Specific Part of Our Brains

Scary Memories Hide in a Specific Part of Our Brains

Scientists from the University of California, Riverside, have identified the location of distant fears in the brain, which could lead to improved therapies and treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Using mice, the researchers found that the prefrontal cortex (PFC),…