Hearing Preserved-Brain’s Adaptation

Hearing Preserved-Brain’s Adaptation

Turn down that music or you’ll go deaf!!! How many times did you hear that as a kid? I heard it plenty of times! It has always been thought that long term noise exposure can affect your hearing. That is so, but perhaps not how you think! Just recently, noise research in mice has uncovered […]

Serotonin-The Mind-Body Connection

Serotonin-The Mind-Body Connection

You may have heard of Serotonin in the context of depression. In fact, treatment with antidepressants balances out this neurotransmitter for many people. We think about serotonin as only a brain neurotransmitter, but recent research says that it also operates as a hormone and can be found in the intestines! That’s right. Researchers at Caltech […]