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April 3, 2014
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Brain scans link concern for justice with reason, not emotion

People who care about justice are swayed more by reason than emotion, according to new brain scan research from the Department of Psychology and Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience. Psychologists have found that some individuals react more strongly than … Continue reading

December 6, 2012
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Why Older Adults Become Fraud Victims More Often

Brain shows diminished response to untrustworthiness, UCLA scientists report Why are older people especially vulnerable to becoming victims of fraud? A new UCLA study indicates that an important clue may lie in a particular region of the brain that influences … Continue reading

April 26, 2012
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Which Ads Are Winners? Your Brain Knows Better Than You Do

Study on smokers’ brains may mark dawn of a new age in advertising Advertisers and public health officials may be able to access hidden wisdom in the brain to more effectively sell their products and promote health and safety, UCLA … Continue reading

November 10, 2011
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Imaging Technique IDs Plaques, Tangles in Brains of Severely Depressed Older Adults

*Study provides more evidence linking depression to possible dementia later in life* Depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the elderly, but little is known about the underlying biology of its development in older adults. In a … Continue reading