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Watch Sax Player Serenade Doctors During His Brain Surgery

This awe-inspiring video shows a man in the middle of brain surgery delivering a saxophone solo to the staff gathered in the operating room.

In a ‘World First’, Scientists Reverse Brain Damage in Drowned Toddler

Eden Carlson's parents were told that their beloved 2-year-old daughter would most likely be a vegetable for the rest of her life – but,...

Brain Scans May Help Doctors Predict Adolescents Drug Use Before it Starts

There's an idea out there of what a drug-addled teen is supposed to look like: impulsive, unconscientious, smart, perhaps - but not the most...

Brain Cancer Patient Given Months to Live Improves With Malaria Drug

After her brain cancer became resistant to chemotherapy and then to targeted treatments, 26-year-old Lisa Rosendahl's doctors gave her only a few months to...

Nutrition Linked to Brain Health – and Intelligence – in Older Adults

A study of older adults links consumption of a pigment found in leafy greens to the preservation of "crystallized intelligence," the ability to use...

4-Year-Old Fighting Brain Cancer Holds Toy Drive for Friends Still in Hospital

This brave little 4-year-old didn't forget all those left behind in the hospital—and her tiny dream ended up raising a whopping 3,000 gifts for patients.

This Scientist Created Art Out of Living Brain Neurons (LOOK)

Dana Simmons wanted to show that you can make art out of science – so using a complicated dye system, she colored living neurons like "Marilyn Diptych".

Scientists Use Ultrasound to ‘Jump Start’ Coma Patient’s Brain

Since there are no current treatments for vegetative patients, this medicinal breakthrough has researchers excited for future trials.

Play On! …In a First, Scientists See Brain Games Cut Risk of Dementia

For the first time ever, researchers have managed to reduce people's risk for dementia in half - using computer-based brain-training exercises.

Man with Brain Injury Cries Tears of Joy When Lowe’s Offers Job to Him –and his Dog

A “Do-It-Yourself” big-box store is letting someone with special needs do-for-himself. They hired a man with a brain injury and gave his service dog...

New Study Shows Meditation Changes Both Brain and Body

It isn’t just in your head. A scientific study shows mindfulness meditation really does reduce stress and “rewire” the brain to be less reactive. There...

Girl With Half Her Brain Becomes Speech Pathologist as Adult (Video)

An 8-year-old girl who had the right side of her brain removed in a life-saving surgery has grown up to earn a Master’s degree and...

Breakthrough Can Deliver Medicine to the Brain for the First Time

Doctors now have a way to break through a protective barrier in the brain so they can deliver medications like they never could before.

Study Confirms Brain and Memory Benefits from Eating Dark Chocolate

Eating dark chocolate rich in cacao has been linked with numerous benefits, including stress reduction and improved heart health, but a new study has...

Hi-Tech Mouthguard Flags Concussion to Protect Athlete’s Brain

A high-tech mouthguard promises to be a game changer for treating and preventing sports-related concussions. FITGuard, a device that alerts coaches immediately if a player...

In Largest Medical Study of Near-Death Experiences, Awareness Lasts Beyond Brain Waves

An international study of near death experiences shows nearly two-in-five people resuscitated from cardiac arrest experienced awareness for several minutes after their brains stopped...

Getting In Shape For The Summer? Don’t Forget Your Brain

When people consider their health, they’re often concerned mostly with their body: exercising it, feeding it properly, and when it breaks down, heading to...

Teen Once Declared Brain Dead Now Graduating From High School

Doctors had once counted her out, but next week, this teen will be walking alongside her graduating classmates to get her high school diploma. Four...
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Guest Blog: Free Distant Healing to Balance Your Left and Right Brain

Because everything is energy, we are all connected. Because we are all connected, I can energetically and intuitively connect with you. Medical Intuitive Healing...

Stage 4 Brain Tumor Survivor: 12 Years Cancer-Free and Running Marathons

This is a true story of an ordinary man named Liam Ryan who beat huge odds against stage 4 brain cancer. Not only does he...