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Local Study Finds We May Be Wired to Get Over Break-Ups

St. Louis University researchers find people may be hardwired to fall out of love and move on to new romantic relationships.

03/27/2015

Scan of Cecil Clayton's brain. Courtesy: Elizabeth Unger Carlyle

Attorneys Push for Clemency in Scheduled Missouri Execution

Attorneys for Cecil Clayton, 74, argue in last-minute appeals and a clemency request that Clayton has dementia and brain damage from a 1972 sawmill accident.

03/17/2015

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Washington U. Study Details Norture’s Effect on Adolescent Brains

“This study really gives us a more feasible, tangible target and suggests that early interventions that target parenting may be tremendously important,” Dr. Joan Luby explained.

10/29/2013

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Washington University Research Sheds Further Light on Alzheimer’s

In patients with early Alzheimer’s, disruptions in brain networks emerge about the same time as chemical markers of the disease appear in the spinal fluid.

08/21/2013

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Week Three: Better Decisions, Healthier Outcomes

This week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses Kim Kardashian’s weight-loss secret and more.

01/14/2013

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Study: Fast-Food Restaurant Logos ‘Imprinted’ On Children’s Brains

A new study finds that fast-food restaurant logos are “imprinted” in a child’s brain.

09/26/2012

Linebacker Junior Seau of the San Diego Chargers during the Chargers 38-3 loss to the Denver Broncos at Mile High Stadium in Denver, Broncos. Brian Bahr  /Allsport

Junior Seau Brain Tissue Released for Study

Seau’s death echoed last year’s suicide of former Chicago Bears defensive back Dave Duerson. Duerson left a note asking for his brain to be studied for signs of brain trauma.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/12/2012