Can We Produce New Brain Cells?

New research offers hope for stroke sufferers and people with brain diseases. Scientists say that the brains of animals and humans may produce new cells, the brain cells that can help to form memories. Researchers questioned the brain’s ability to grow new cells. But...

Back Pain Causes Brain Loss

Chronic back pain can shrink the gray matter in your brain by as much as 11 percent in one year, the same amount of brain density that’s lost in 10 to 20 years of normal aging, says a Northwestern University study. The research, published in The Journal of...