The mystery of how the brain creates consciousness still puzzles scientists, but the mechanics of waking up are starting to be understood.
Jan. 4, 2021 • ~6 min
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By treating the brain as a network, researchers say they can use artificial intelligence and EEG data to ID and locate seizures in real time.
July 6, 2020 • ~7 min
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With caregivers' faces covered, infants and young children will miss out on all the visual cues they'd normally get during stages of rapid developmental growth.
June 1, 2020 • ~6 min
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Scientists are still debating how to tell if someone is conscious. New research in rats shows that EEGs may not work as well as we thought.
Dec. 26, 2019 • ~4 min
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Alpha waves related to memory and attention may not come out of a single process, which could complicate our understanding of the brain.
Sept. 16, 2019 • ~6 min
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The test could improve patients' self-assessment of their pain and reduce the over-prescription of opioids.
Nov. 7, 2018 • ~6 min
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