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Can we wire children’s brains to not crave junk food?


Food Craving Is Stronger, but Controllable, for Kids

Children show stronger food craving than adolescents and adults, but they are also able to use a cognitive strategy that reduces craving, new data show. ... More>


OCD Linked With Broad Impairments in Executive Function

A new meta-analysis shows that OCD is associated with broad deficits in executive function, which may underlie the cycle of repetitive and perseverative behaviors common in OCD. ... More>


Sometimes, Early Birds Are Too Early


It Might Be ‘Pre-Crastination’ That’s Hurting Your Productivity