autism

Kids

The sound of mother’s voice triggers kids’ brain activity. Children can easily recognize mother’s voice as their brain responds differently to unfamiliar voice. However Stanford University School of Medicine has found a contrasting fact, while researching on children with autism. Researchers have discovered that the brain response to mom’s voice greatly differs in children with autism. The unique brain response to mother’s tune is highly diminished for such kids. Furthermore,

Brain

All your life, you must be traveling to several places. But, what makes your brain remember only a few of them? Ever wondered? Scientists at Columbia University find that a certain type of cells in our brain decide which places are important. Thus, helping us remember the route only to these locations. As a result, the scientists feel that this breakthrough could also help them find answers to psychiatric disease