Keyword Results for   'brain development'  
Lab-grown `mini brains` reveal how Zika takes its toll  Apr 24, 8:10 am
Washington D.C, Apr 24 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered how the Zika virus stunts head and brain development, thanks to the sophisticated "mini-brains."
`Too much noise` can damage your baby's brain  Apr 16, 11:56 am
Washington D.C, Apr 16 (ANI): We have long known that too much noise damages our ears, but did you know that it also may pose a risk to your head? As per a recent study, it can affect our brain development.
How Zika virus causes fetal brain defects  Mar 5, 9:52 am
Washington D.C, Mar 5 (ANI): A team of researchers examining the link between the Zika virus and microcephaly, a condition where a child is born with an abnormally small head as a result of incomplete brain development, has discovered that the virus is capable of quickly infecting and harming developing fetal brain cells.
How REM sleep disruption affects kids' brain development  Jul 4, 11:34 am
Washington DC, Jul 4 (ANI): A new study has suggested that rapid eye movement (REM) sleep actively converts waking experiences into lasting memories and abilities in young brains.
Why some kids are born autistic  Feb 19, 2:45 pm
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has claimed that autism genes activate during fetal brain development.
Urban planning needs to be guided by 'children's perspectives': Venkaiah Naidu  Nov 28, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 28 (ANI): Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday expressed concern over 'harsh urban realities' adversely affecting 'brain development and perspectives' of young children, particularly of the poor during their early childhood.
Excess protein during brain development may cause schizophrenia   Nov 24, 12:21 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that excess protein during brain development may trigger schizophrenia later in life.
Mother's tender, love, care may benefit tot's early brain development  Nov 19, 11:09 am
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a mother's soothing presence and tender, love, care( TLC) cannot just ease pain but it may also impact early brain development by changing gene activity in the part of the brain where emotions are involved.
Watching too much violence on TV linked to irregular attention in young adults  Jun 19, 12:29 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine found that young adult men who watched more violence on television showed indications of less mature brain development and poorer executive functioning.
Abnormal lipid levels during brain development ups autism risk  Apr 9, 10:13 am
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Researchers have found that abnormal levels of lipid molecules in the brain could affect the interaction between two key neural pathways in early prenatal brain development, which can trigger autism.
Gene linked to intellectual disability critical to brain development in humans  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, Mar.24 (ANI): A latest research from the University of Adelaide has confirmed that a gene linked to intellectual disability is critical to the earliest stages of the development of human brains.
Gene linked to intellectual disability critical to brain development in humans  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, Mar.24 (ANI): A latest research from the University of Adelaide has confirmed that a gene linked to intellectual disability is critical to the earliest stages of the development of human brains.
Women`s brains more resilient to defects than mens`: Study  Mar 3, 11:17 am
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Researchers have said that women are able to carry higher levels of genetic defects without getting any brain development disorders like autism, supporting the possibility of a "female protective effect."
Family problems during childhood could lead to mental health issues in adulthood  Feb 20, 1:35 pm
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): A new research has found that exposure to common family problems during childhood and early adolescence affects brain development, and could lead to mental health issues later in life.
More toxic chemicals damaging kids' brains: Study  Feb 16, 12:57 pm
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): Researchers have said that industrial chemicals, heavy metals and pesticides are derailing normal brain development and robbing kids and society of dollars, IQ points and future potential.
Paracetamol can slow brain development in kids  Jan 19, 5:03 pm
London, Jan 19 (ANI): A new study has found that paracetamol can interfere with the brain development of children, and can even be dangerous for unborn kids.
Pesticides may harm 'brain development of unborn babies'  Dec 18, 11:32 am
London, Dec. 18 (ANI): Pesticides are not only responsible for a decline in bee populations but they can also affect human health and harm the brain development of unborn babies, according to European safety experts.
Poverty during childhood adversely affects brain development in kids   Dec 12, 3:11 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new University of Wisconsin-Madison study has found that poverty hampers brain development in children, by slowing growth rate in two key brain structures.
Prenatal exposure to alcohol linked to poor brain development   Dec 4, 10:47 am
Washington, Dec 04 (ANI): A new study has revealed that prenatal exposure to alcohol severely disrupts major features of brain development that potentially lead to increased anxiety and poor motor function, conditions typical in humans with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).
Meat, egg and dairy products necessary for brain development  Dec 2, 2:20 pm
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): The deficiency of asparagine synthetase, which is found in meat, eggs and dairy products, caused by rare genetic disorder affects development of the brain.
Poverty during early childhood linked to lesser brain development in teens  Oct 29, 12:02 pm
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A new study suggests that poverty in early childhood appears to be associated with smaller brain volumes measured through imaging at school age and early adolescence.
Billion-pound brain development project underway  Oct 8, 5:11 pm
London, Oct. 8 (ANI): The billion-pound neuroscience project entitled 'The Human Brain Project', which will take a decade for its completion and aims to remodel our understanding of the human brain, has begun.
Too much screen time can delay child's brain development  Oct 4, 1:03 pm
Sydney, Oct 4 (ANI): A new study has found that too much time in front of screens playing the wrong kind of computer games can delay a child's development or lead to serious damage in adults.
Prenatal cocaine exposure affects baby's behaviour and brain  Sep 26, 1:49 pm
Washington, Sept. 26 (ANI): Researchers including an Indian researcher prenatal cocaine exposure can have negative affects on baby's normal brain development and behaviour, from birth and into adulthood.
Learning second language as a child enhances brain development  Aug 30, 12:40 pm
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): A new study suggests that the age at which children learn a second language can have a significant bearing on the structure of their adult brain.