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Sleeping in a room even a little bit of light can hurt a person’s health, study shows

Sleeping in a room even a little bit of light can hurt a person's health, study shows

Dr. Christopher Colwell

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Bob Saget’s death calls attention to head injuries. What should you look out for?

Bob Saget’s death calls attention to head injuries. What should you look out for?

Bob Saget’s death calls attention to head injuries. What should you look out for?

Dr. Christopher Giza

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The End of Alzheimer’s: How new treatments might rewrite “the long goodbye”

The End of Alzheimer’s: How new treatments might rewrite “the long goodbye”

The End of Alzheimer's: How new treatments might rewrite "the long goodbye"

Dr. Nanthia Suthana

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Paralyzed patients walking in minutes: New electrode device a step forward in spinal injury care

Paralyzed patients walking in minutes: New electrode device a step forward in spinal injury care

Dr. Daniel Lu

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The Akin lab identifies neurons which coordinate activity across the developing brain

The Akin lab identifies neurons which coordinate activity across the developing brain

The Akin lab identifies neurons which coordinate activity across the developing brain
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‘Feel Good’ Hormone Won’t Help Ease Kids’ Autism, Study Finds

‘Feel Good’ Hormone Won’t Help Ease Kids’ Autism, Study Finds

'Feel Good' Hormone Won't Help Ease Kids' Autism, Study Finds
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Cannabis: Discovering its effects on the body and brain

Cannabis: Discovering its effects on the body and brain

Cannabis: Discovering its effects on the body and brain

Dr. Ziva Cooper is interviewed on Nova about the effects of cannabis on the brain.

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UCLA-Led Group Receives $10M Grant for Study of Concussions in Children

UCLA-Led Group Receives $10M Grant for Study of Concussions in Children

UCLA-Led Group Receives $10M Grant for Study of Concussions in Children

Dr. Christopher Giza leads a new multi-institution NIH study on concussions in children.

 

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Stronger Together

Stronger Together

Stronger Together

Dr. Stephanie Correa and graduate student Norma Sandoval discuss research, mentoring and collaborations.

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Deep brain stimulation may ease opioid addiction when other treatments fail

Deep brain stimulation may ease opioid addiction when other treatments fail

Deep brain stimulation may ease opioid addiction when other treatments fail

Dr. Ausaf Bari comments on novel DBS treatment

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10 Common Depression Symptoms

10 Common Depression Symptoms

10 Common Depression Symptoms

Andrew Leuchter comments on signs of depression”

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Navigating social knowledge

Navigating social knowledge

Navigating social knowledge

Meng Du and Carolyn Parkinson discuss new research on social decision making”

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Identification of neural oscillations and epileptiform changes in human brain organoids

Identification of neural oscillations and epileptiform changes in human brain organoids

Identification of neural oscillations and epileptiform changes in human brain organoids
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Can Aiming for Gold Be a Mental Health Hazard?

Can Aiming for Gold Be a Mental Health Hazard?

Can Aiming for Gold Be a Mental Health Hazard?
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The Challenges of Bipolar Disorder in Young People

The Challenges of Bipolar Disorder in Young People

The Challenges of Bipolar Disorder in Young People
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Column: Thanks to the pandemic, we now also have ‘an epidemic of sleep deprivation’

Column: Thanks to the pandemic, we now also have ‘an epidemic of sleep deprivation’

Column: Thanks to the pandemic, we now also have ‘an epidemic of sleep deprivation’
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How VR could make you smarter

How VR could make you smarter

How VR could make you smarter
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Virtual reality boosts brain rhythms crucial for neuroplasticity, learning and memory

Virtual reality boosts brain rhythms crucial for neuroplasticity, learning and memory

Virtual reality boosts brain rhythms crucial for neuroplasticity, learning and memory
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Neuroscientist Adriana Galván named dean of undergraduate education

Neuroscientist Adriana Galván named dean of undergraduate education

Neuroscientist Adriana Galván named dean of undergraduate education
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How do brain cells compensate for damage from a stroke?

How do brain cells compensate for damage from a stroke?

How do brain cells compensate for damage from a stroke?
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High Time: Alyson Martin And Nushin Rashidian On The Move Toward Legalizing Cannabis

High Time: Alyson Martin And Nushin Rashidian On The Move Toward Legalizing Cannabis

High Time: Alyson Martin And Nushin Rashidian On The Move Toward Legalizing Cannabis
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Differences in human, mouse brain cells have important implications for disease research

Differences in human, mouse brain cells have important implications for disease research

Differences in human, mouse brain cells have important implications for disease research
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Medication may help heavy-drinking smokers improve their health

Medication may help heavy-drinking smokers improve their health

Medication may help heavy-drinking smokers improve their health
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UCLA Health researchers identify a new type of drug as a potential treatment for Parkinson’s disease

UCLA Health researchers identify a new type of drug as a potential treatment for Parkinson’s disease

UCLA Health researchers identify a new type of drug as a potential treatment for Parkinson’s disease
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Fixing Medical Devices That Are Biased against Race or Gender

Fixing Medical Devices That Are Biased against Race or Gender

Fixing Medical Devices That Are Biased against Race or Gender
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New blood test reads messages from the brain

New blood test reads messages from the brain

New blood test reads messages from the brain
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Brain structures grow differently in boys, men with autism

Brain structures grow differently in boys, men with autism

Brain structures grow differently in boys, men with autism
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Why Scientists Are Studying the Genetic Tricks of the Longest-Lived Animals

Why Scientists Are Studying the Genetic Tricks of the Longest-Lived Animals

Why Scientists Are Studying the Genetic Tricks of the Longest-Lived Animals
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Online Therapy Works for Kids Battling Social Anxiety

Online Therapy Works for Kids Battling Social Anxiety

Online Therapy Works for Kids Battling Social Anxiety
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Your Health: Tracking the Brain

Your Health: Tracking the Brain

Your Health: Tracking the Brain
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Heavy Marijuana use During Pregnancy Linked to Premature Birth, Early Infant Death

Heavy Marijuana use During Pregnancy Linked to Premature Birth, Early Infant Death

Heavy Marijuana use During Pregnancy Linked to Premature Birth, Early Infant Death
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How brains navigate physical space

How brains navigate physical space

How brains navigate physical space
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It’s Easy (and Legal) to Bet on Sports. Do Young Adults Know the Risks?

It’s Easy (and Legal) to Bet on Sports. Do Young Adults Know the Risks?

It's Easy (and Legal) to Bet on Sports. Do Young Adults Know the Risks?
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What quitting weed does to your body

What quitting weed does to your body

What quitting weed does to your body
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Brain Tracking: Unraveling Mysteries of the Human Mind

Brain Tracking: Unraveling Mysteries of the Human Mind

Brain Tracking: Unraveling Mysteries of the Human Mind
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CBD Could Be A Key to Treating Addiction Long-Term, Studies Show

CBD Could Be A Key to Treating Addiction Long-Term, Studies Show

CBD Could Be A Key to Treating Addiction Long-Term, Studies Show
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Professor and data scientist Xia Yang finds patterns that can improve our health

Professor and data scientist Xia Yang finds patterns that can improve our health

Professor and data scientist Xia Yang finds patterns that can improve our health
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Higher COVID-19 Risk for Physicians With Sleep Troubles

Higher COVID-19 Risk for Physicians With Sleep Troubles

Higher COVID-19 Risk for Physicians With Sleep Troubles
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Neuroscientist unravels mysteries of the human mind

Neuroscientist unravels mysteries of the human mind

Neuroscientist unravels mysteries of the human mind
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Alcoholic liver disease cases have spiked during the pandemic, especially among young women

Alcoholic liver disease cases have spiked during the pandemic, especially among young women

Alcoholic liver disease cases have spiked during the pandemic, especially among young women
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UCLA forms collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to develop drug for stroke recovery

UCLA forms collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to develop drug for stroke recovery

UCLA forms collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to develop drug for stroke recovery
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The genetic and environmental components of depression.

The genetic and environmental components of depression.

The genetic and environmental components of depression.
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The genetic and environmental components of depression

The genetic and environmental components of depression

The genetic and environmental components of depression
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Lab-grown brain organoids mimic the development of the real thing

Lab-grown brain organoids mimic the development of the real thing

Lab-grown brain organoids mimic the development of the real thing
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UCLA forms research collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to advance MS treatment

UCLA forms research collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to advance MS treatment

UCLA forms research collaboration with Yuyu Pharma to advance MS treatment
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Why a fake commute could pave the way to work-from-home balance

Why a fake commute could pave the way to work-from-home balance

Why a fake commute could pave the way to work-from-home balance
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Lab-grown brain organoids mature similarly to infant brains

Lab-grown brain organoids mature similarly to infant brains

Lab-grown brain organoids mature similarly to infant brains
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Gambling Addiction: A Silent Struggle for Many Asian Americans

Gambling Addiction: A Silent Struggle for Many Asian Americans

Gambling Addiction: A Silent Struggle for Many Asian Americans
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Women Increasingly Turn to CBD, With or Without Doc’s Blessing

Women Increasingly Turn to CBD, With or Without Doc’s Blessing

Women Increasingly Turn to CBD, With or Without Doc's Blessing
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To boost immunity, forget ‘magic pills.’ Focus on sleep, exercise, diet and cutting stress.

To boost immunity, forget ‘magic pills.’ Focus on sleep, exercise, diet and cutting stress.

To boost immunity, forget ‘magic pills.’ Focus on sleep, exercise, diet and cutting stress.
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6 Ways to Manage Bipolar Disorder Triggers During COVID-19

6 Ways to Manage Bipolar Disorder Triggers During COVID-19

6 Ways to Manage Bipolar Disorder Triggers During COVID-19
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Chronic opioid treatment may raise risk of post-traumatic stress disorder, study finds

Chronic opioid treatment may raise risk of post-traumatic stress disorder, study finds

Chronic opioid treatment may raise risk of post-traumatic stress disorder, study finds
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38 UCLA scientists among world’s most influential researchers

38 UCLA scientists among world’s most influential researchers

38 UCLA scientists among world’s most influential researchers
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Guts and brains: How microbes in a mother’s intestines affect fetal neurodevelopment

Guts and brains: How microbes in a mother’s intestines affect fetal neurodevelopment

Guts and brains: How microbes in a mother’s intestines affect fetal neurodevelopment
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UCLA-led team of scientists discovers why we need sleep

UCLA-led team of scientists discovers why we need sleep

UCLA-led team of scientists discovers why we need sleep
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UCLA launches major mental health study to discover insights about depression

UCLA launches major mental health study to discover insights about depression

UCLA launches major mental health study to discover insights about depression
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Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson’s

Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson’s

Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson’s
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2019 UCLA microscopy image and video contest winners selected

2019 UCLA microscopy image and video contest winners selected

2019 UCLA microscopy image and video contest winners selected
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Study reveals how brain injury can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder

Study reveals how brain injury can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder

Study reveals how brain injury can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder
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Whether a fashion model or not, some body image concerns are universal

Whether a fashion model or not, some body image concerns are universal

Whether a fashion model or not, some body image concerns are universal
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UCLA research identifies a potential strategy that may lead to treatment for Huntington’s disease

UCLA research identifies a potential strategy that may lead to treatment for Huntington’s disease

UCLA research identifies a potential strategy that may lead to treatment for Huntington's disease
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Study shows how serotonin and a popular anti-depressant affect the gut’s microbiota

Study shows how serotonin and a popular anti-depressant affect the gut’s microbiota

Study shows how serotonin and a popular anti-depressant affect the gut’s microbiota
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Biochemists discover new insights into what may go awry in brains of people with Alzheimer’s

Biochemists discover new insights into what may go awry in brains of people with Alzheimer’s

Biochemists discover new insights into what may go awry in brains of people with Alzheimer’s
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UCLA-led team uncovers critical new clues about what goes awry in brains of people with autism

UCLA-led team uncovers critical new clues about what goes awry in brains of people with autism

UCLA-led team uncovers critical new clues about what goes awry in brains of people with autism
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In ‘game-changing’ finding, bone mass rose 800% after signals were blocked in brains of mice

In ‘game-changing’ finding, bone mass rose 800% after signals were blocked in brains of mice

In ‘game-changing’ finding, bone mass rose 800% after signals were blocked in brains of mice
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UCLA cell study reveals how head injuries lead to serious brain diseases

UCLA cell study reveals how head injuries lead to serious brain diseases

UCLA cell study reveals how head injuries lead to serious brain diseases
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Three neuroscientists earn prestigious NIH grant for brain research

Three neuroscientists earn prestigious NIH grant for brain research

Three neuroscientists earn prestigious NIH grant for brain research
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Neuroscientist identifies biomarker for traumatic brain injury

Neuroscientist identifies biomarker for traumatic brain injury

Neuroscientist identifies biomarker for traumatic brain injury
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UCLA neurosurgeon’s accurate diagnosis restored teen’s vision

UCLA neurosurgeon’s accurate diagnosis restored teen’s vision

UCLA neurosurgeon’s accurate diagnosis restored teen’s vision
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Mayank Mehta’s work has implications for diagnosing and treating neurological diseases

Mayank Mehta’s work has implications for diagnosing and treating neurological diseases

Mayank Mehta’s work has implications for diagnosing and treating neurological diseases
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UCLA biologists ‘transfer’ a memory

UCLA biologists ‘transfer’ a memory

UCLA biologists ‘transfer’ a memory
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Two UCLA professors elected to the National Academy of Sciences for 2018

Two UCLA professors elected to the National Academy of Sciences for 2018

Two UCLA professors elected to the National Academy of Sciences for 2018
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Genes in songbirds hold clues about human speech disorders, UCLA biologists report

Genes in songbirds hold clues about human speech disorders, UCLA biologists report

Genes in songbirds hold clues about human speech disorders, UCLA biologists report
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Five UCLA faculty members awarded 2018 Sloan Research Fellowships

Five UCLA faculty members awarded 2018 Sloan Research Fellowships

Five UCLA faculty members awarded 2018 Sloan Research Fellowships
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How brain’s reward system lessened distress over 2016 election results

How brain’s reward system lessened distress over 2016 election results

How brain’s reward system lessened distress over 2016 election results
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UCLA scientists make cells that enable the sense of touch

UCLA scientists make cells that enable the sense of touch

UCLA scientists make cells that enable the sense of touch
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Head injuries can alter hundreds of genes and lead to serious brain diseases, UCLA biologists report

Head injuries can alter hundreds of genes and lead to serious brain diseases, UCLA biologists report

Head injuries can alter hundreds of genes and lead to serious brain diseases, UCLA biologists report
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