The brain's adaptation to hibernation has given scientists a promising lead on a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
A 24-year-old woman complaining of dizziness and nausea was admitted to a hospital in Shandong Province recently, where she told doctors she had struggled with balance all her life. When doctors performed a brain scan, they immediately noticed the problem: The woman was missing her cerebellum.
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London is a crazy mixed-up city, navigation-wise. It's so hard find your way around that when taxi-drivers learn to, they say they've Acquired The Knowledge. And now scientists say The Knowledge actually changes drivers' brains.