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'Henry's Demons': Mental Illness From The Inside

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Researchers Link Gene Mutation To Schizophrenia

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Bilingual Babies More Perceptive To Nonnative Tongues

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Cell Phone Radiation Affects Brain, Study Says

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Tracing Signals In The Brain

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Psychotherapy And Exercise Look Best To Treat Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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Laugh Factory Hires On-Site Therapist

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Even basic sensory maps in the brain can be remapped in a matter of months, says neurologist V.S. Ramachandran. Mads Abildgaard/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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V.S. Ramachandran's Tales Of The 'Tell-Tale Brain'

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How Super Bowl Players Could Perform In The 'Clutch'

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Growing A Bigger Brain Is A Walk In The Park

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A hormone that impacts memory in rats likely does the same thing in other animals, like humans. S. Ugur Okcu/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Hormone Helps Short-Term Memories Stick Around

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Dear Lice Guy: What's Bugging Me?

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