dopamine

How to Feel Nothing Now, in Order to Feel More Later

How to Feel Nothing Now, in Order to Feel More Later

A day of dopamine fasting in San Francisco.
How to Feel Nothing Now, in Order to Feel More Later

How to Feel Nothing Now, in Order to Feel More Later

A day of dopamine fasting in San Francisco.
Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

In mice, cells in the hypothalamus clear out old memories while the animals sleep.
Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

In mice, cells in the hypothalamus clear out old memories while the animals sleep.
Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

In mice, cells in the hypothalamus clear out old memories while the animals sleep.
High Dopamine Levels in Women May Be Tied to Procrastination

High Dopamine Levels in Women May Be Tied to Procrastination

A new German study finds that women with a genetic predisposition for higher dopamine levels in the brain may be more likely to engage in procrastinating behaviors. No such link...
Conquistador Series ‘Hernan’ Snagged by Azteca TV and History Channel Latin America

Conquistador Series ‘Hernan’ Snagged by Azteca TV and History Channel Latin America

In the wake of its streaming rights acquisition by Amazon Prime, epic series “Hernan” has sold to Mexican broadcaster Azteca and pan-regional pay TV network, The History Channel, which have jointly
Genetic Hotspot May Drive Psychosis in Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder

Genetic Hotspot May Drive Psychosis in Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder

Scientists have identified an epigenetic hotspot which they believe is linked to the dopamine-induced psychosis found in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The findings, published in the journal
International TV Newswire: DAZN Dazzles, but Can It Work?

International TV Newswire: DAZN Dazzles, but Can It Work?

MADRID — Sports streamer DAZN dazzled on Wednesday in Madrid, officially launching in Spain, its eighth territory worldwide, with rights to Spain of MotoGP, Premiere League and Euro League basketball,
Ants were given dopamine, and their productivity improved

Ants were given dopamine, and their productivity improved

Ants are determined creatures, fiercely loyal to the wellbeing of their colonies, and committed to serving their queen. For the vast majority, their marching orders…
Thinning of Retina May Signal Parkinson’s Disease

Thinning of Retina May Signal Parkinson’s Disease

A new South Korean study finds that a thinning retina appears to correspond with a known sign of Parkinson’s disease — the loss of dopamine-producing brain cells. Parkinson’s disease is...

In Anorexia, Brain’s Reward Response to Taste Tied to High Anxiety

In patients with anorexia nervosa, the brain’s reward response to taste is alternatively linked with high anxiety and a drive for thinness, and this association could play a role in...

Groundbreaking Study of 2,587 Teens Found Link Between ADHD and Phone Addiction

In a groundbreaking survey of 2,587 teenagers, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, researchers found that there's a tendency for those who exhibit ADHD symptoms to also use
Healthy People from Alcoholic Families Release More Dopamine in Expectation of Alcohol

Healthy People from Alcoholic Families Release More Dopamine in Expectation of Alcohol

Healthy individuals with a family history of alcohol use disorder (AUD) release more dopamine in the brain’s primary reward center in the expectation of alcohol than those who are actually...

5 Telltale Signs You’re Dangerously Sleep Deprived

The effects of sleep deprivation aren't limited to incessant yawning.
Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Our phones are not the problem when it comes to gadget addiction. It's this.
Brain Scientists Know Exactly What Causes Phone Addiction. Hint: The Apple iPhone is Not the Culprit

Brain Scientists Know Exactly What Causes Phone Addiction. Hint: The Apple iPhone is Not the Culprit

Reports about Apple causing phone addition or needing to downgrade your phone are misguided. The real reason we can't stop checking for text messages? It's all about a chemical in your brain...and