The more irregular noises you hear in the background, the harder your brain has to work to direct your attention to what is important. It does this by learning to anticipate the unforeseen.
Loneliness in adolescence affects future income, pioneering Norwegian study finds.
Parts of the brain decline faster from age 30. These brain changes are accelerated in people with Alzheimer’s disease.
Newsletter from UiO:Life Science September 2021
Sep. 15, 2021
The relationship of education and income to brain and cognition varies across groups of people
Sep. 3, 2021
In a study of more than 50.000 participants, researchers from the Lifebrain consortium found that although more education and higher income tended to be associated with larger brain volumes and better cognitive scores, these associations varied considerably between groups studied.
Cardiometabolic risk factors associated with brain age and accelerate brain ageing
Oct. 25, 2021
The structure and integrity of the ageing brain is interchangeably linked to physical health, and cardiometabolic risk factors (CMRs) are associated with dementia and other brain disorders.
Education and Income Show Heterogeneous Relationships to Lifespan Brain and Cognitive Differences Across European and US Cohorts
Oct. 18, 2021
Higher socio-economic status (SES) has been proposed to have facilitating and protective effects on brain and cognition.