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Neuroscientists just isolated the part of the brain that controls free will

Free will might have been the province of philosophers until now, but we’ve cracked the problem with an fMRI. Neuroscientists from Johns Hopkins report in the journal Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics that they were able to see both what happens ...

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Zika virus linked to brain disorder microcephaly

INA FASSBENDER/REUTERS Between Jan. 1 and March 9, there were 193 reported Zika cases in the U.S., according to the CDC. A new study further supports the connection between the Zika virus and microcephaly, a condition in which abnormal brain ...

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Tiger Woods' ex-mistress tells of brain surgery recovery

Courtesy Rachel Uchitel Rachel Uchitel posts this photo of herself post-operation. The former Tiger Woods mistress had surgery for chiari malformation in which brain tissue extends into the spinal cord. Rachel Uchitel, a former mistress of Tiger Woods, had brain ...

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