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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.



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.


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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.


File photo of a McDonald's sign. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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.


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


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