Absent-mindedness, dark circles around the eyes, tired limbs; most people are all too with familiar the effects on the body of a short night. In fact, says Manuel Schabus, from the University of Salzburg: “Roughly one-third of the Austrian population as a whole suffers from recurrent insomnia.” For years, the psychologist has been studying a… Read more

Unique new research has demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to train brain patterns associated with empathic feelings; more specifically, tenderness. The research, from a group of neuroscientists supported by Foundation for Research Support in the State of Rio de Janeiro, showed that volunteers who received neurofeedback about their own brain activity… Read more