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Center for BrainHealth in the running for CultureMap Charity Challenge

The Center for BrainHealth has a chance to win a $10,000 advertising package from CultureMap's Charity Challenge! Find out how you can help us win!
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Study shows cognitive training can improve brain performance of students in poverty

The cognitive effects of poverty can be mitigated during middle school with a targeted intervention, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas.
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Many Older Adults Don’t Seek Help For This Condition. Here’s What You Can Do About It

Yahoo health contributing writer Amy Rushlow interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Chapman about cognitive changes associated with Alzheimer's disease.

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Would You Like to Participate in Important Brain Research?

Make a real difference by taking part in unique brain studies designed to investigate all aspects of the brain – across ages, disorders, and conditions. Discover how.

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Help BrainHealth Research Change the World for the Better

The Center seeks exemplary student research scientists - including the most promising postdoctoral students. Find out how you can join the team.

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Understanding the Brain

New research from the Center for BrainHealth published in Brain and Cognition illustrates how fear arises in the brain when individuals are exposed to threatening images.

Brain Change in Chronic Marijuana Use:  Volume and Connectivity Abnormalities

Research from the Center for BrainHealth suggests that the effects of chronic marijuana use on the brain may depend on age of first use and duration of use.

In the news

Local Marine has role in ‘Sniper’ film

Brain Performance Institute's retired U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jacob Schick has a speaking in the Clint Eastwood film American Sniper, and attended the movie’s premiere Monday, December 15, 2014 in New York City.

Study Shows Cognitive Training Can Improve Brain Performance of Students in Poverty

The cognitive effects of poverty can be mitigated during middle school with a targeted intervention, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas.

Ask Martha: Try on a new you in the new year

Center for BrainHealth founder and chief director, Dr. Sandra Chapman, offered insight on brain healthy habits for a new you in the new year in this Courier Post piece.