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The surge of public support to keep kratom legal has earned the attention of members of Congress -- what comes next will make all the difference.
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There's an odd food additive in the most delicious of desserts -- why is it there and should we be concerned?
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A new study suggests that "thinkers" may have to push harder to stay active during the work week.
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A new study suggests that saturated fats may damage the brain area responsible for regulating hunger.
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A study shows that just 30 minutes of outside time every week can result in big benefits.
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To make better decisions, guard your mental resources, says the latest research.
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The DEA is rushing to Schedule 1 kratom--how did we get here and what will the action mean for those who have benefited from this plant?
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Online therapy for insomnia is grabbing headlines, but can it really deliver on what it promises?
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Sunday night insomnia makes Monday morning seem even more unpleasant -- but what's really behind our sleeplessness?
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A massive study confirms that strokes around the world are caused by the same 10 major risk factors, but one stands apart.
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New research shows that cannabis compounds protect neurons from the damaging effects of amyloid beta.
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We all need more sleep -- these hacks from sleep researchers may help you get it.
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Science and tech writer working at the intersection of cognition and culture.
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David DiSalvo is a science writer and public education specialist who writes about the intersection of science, technology and culture. His work has appeared in Scientific American MindPsychology TodayForbesThe Wall Street JournalChicago TribuneMental FlossSlateSalonEsquire and other publications, and he is the writer behind the widely read blogs, Neuropsyched, Neuronarrative and The Daily Brain. He is frequently interviewed about science and technology topics, including appearances on NBC Nightly News and CNN Headline News. 
David has also served as a consulting research analyst and communications specialist for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and several public and private organizations in the U.S. and abroad. His first non-fiction book, What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite, has been translated into 10 languages and is available worldwide. His second nonfiction book, The Brain in Your Kitchen, is available in e-book format at Amazon and Barnes and Noble. His latest book,Brain Changer, is available at all major booksellers. 
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