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How neurohacking could help you to focus better while WFH (and no, it’s not as scary as it sounds)

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Lauren Geall
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    Music

    A science-backed guide to creating the perfect concentration-boosting playlist

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    Mental Health

    Does your mind feel like it’s moving in slow motion? You could be dealing with brain fog

  • Mental Health

    Kimberley Wilson dispels the common mental health myths that are holding us all back

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Recipes

Try this brain-boosting salmon and asparagus quiche

The perfect meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

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Chloe Gray
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Life

Should you wait for “something better” to come along? Here’s the science behind it

New research has given us an insight.

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Hollie Richardson
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Singer/songwriter Ariana Grande attends the Billboard's 13th Annual Women in Music event at Pier 36 on December 6, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
People

Ariana Grande shares emotional message on anniversary of Manchester Arena attack

“Not a day goes by that this doesn't affect you and all of us still.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This is what makes a good liar, according to science

Want to get better at lying? Here’s how the best do it...

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Lauren Geall
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Meena Alexander
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The science of boredom: when did we lose the ability to be bored?

“There’s rarely a moment when our brains are not subject to some form of external stimulus.”

How to break bad habits: be more mindful of your decisions.
Life

Asking yourself this one question could be the secret to breaking your bad habits

Are you ready to hack your brain?

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Lauren Geall
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How practicing mindfulness could help us to overcome our fears
Life

How practising mindfulness could help you overcome your fears

The technique could help us to retrain our brain’s reactions, according to a new study.

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Lauren Geall
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Singer/songwriter Ariana Grande attends the Billboard's 13th Annual Women in Music event at Pier 36 on December 6, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
People

Ariana Grande’s scans reveal the impact PTSD has had on her brain

The singer was diagnosed with the mental health disorder after the Manchester Arena attack.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This simple exercise is proven to boost your IQ – and make you more creative

Can we make ourselves smarter? Apparently so, according to new research.

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Megan Murray
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Life

This is how the heatwave is affecting your brain function

It all rests on your office's air conditioning

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Megan Murray
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Visible Women

Scientist Madeline Lancaster is on a mission to understand how our brains really work

The pioneering biologist talks growing brains in a lab and the problem with the ‘women in science’ question.

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Moya Crockett
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Study finds if music gives you chills, your brain is pretty special

Listen up, music lovers...

Life

This is what happens to your brain when you fall in love

Ever wondered where those feelings come from?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

How to retrain your mind in moments of chronic stress

Tell your brain what to do, rather than what to think, for a quicker recovery

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Anna Brech
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Recipes

There’s a scientific reason why we should all eat more chocolate

Thank us later

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Part of the brain that causes fear identified by scientists

An important step in the diagnosis of anxiety disorders

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Anna Brech
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