Brain and Behavior

Is Brain-Training a Hoax?

In a society that glorifies brain-related companies such as Lumosity, it’s important to note that while their goal is moral, their process is inherently flawed. As an Integrative Neuroscience major at Binghamton University, I can understand why parents and children alike fall for the...
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Addiction

New Research into Anxiety Disorders

Nearly one in five Americans have been diagnosed with some form of anxiety disorder. These range from panic attacks and post-traumatic stress disorder to social phobias and obsessive-compulsive disorders. Anti-anxiety drugs or antidepressants can curb symptoms that interfere with day-to-day life. And these drugs...
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