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Brain Damage Caused by Drinking Alcohol Could Be Reversed by Aerobic Exercise

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 11.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Douglas Fields

These findings revealing the protective effects of aerobic exercise on preventing white matter brain damage in drinkers are compelling and valuable, regardless of whatever biological link to explain this correlation may be found in the future.

Social Interaction in Early Life Affects Wiring to the Frontal Lobes

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 11.13.2012 | Science
Dr. Douglas Fields

A study published in tomorrow's issue of Science shows that social interaction during a critical period of early life has irreversible effects on maturation of connections to the frontal lobes of the brain, disrupting social interactions and cognitive ability into adulthood.

Amy Bishop's Science -- Scientific Studies by the Professor Accused in the Huntsville Faculty Murders

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Douglas Fields

After hearing about the horrific murders during a faculty meeting in Huntsville, Alabama, on February 12, it's only natural to wonder about the person suspected of causing such a tragedy.

Notes From the Big "Anti-Vaccine" Conference

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

If we are going to find the actual environmental triggers to autism, we had better get busy.