Alterations of neural network organization during REM sleep in women

Link – Alterations of neural network organization during REM sleep in women: implication for sex differences in vulnerability to mood disorders. Abstract BACKGROUND: Sleep plays an important role in vulnerability to mood disorders. However, despite the existence of sex differences in vulnerability to mood disorders, no study has yet investigated the sex effect on sleep […]

Effects of Tai Chi Chuan on Inhibitory Control

Link – Effects of Tai Chi Chuan on Inhibitory Control in Elderly Women: An fNIRS Study. Front Hum Neurosci. 2019;13:476 Authors: Yang Y, Chen T, Shao M, Yan S, Yue GH, Jiang C Abstract Background: Inhibitory control is a sub-ability of executive function and plays an important role in the entire cognitive process. However, declines […]

tDCS improves risky decision making

Link – Transcranial direct current stimulation improves risky decision making in women but not in men: a sham-controlled study. Behav Brain Res. 2020 Jan 17;:112485 Authors: León JJ, Sánchez-Kuhn A, Fernández-Martín P, Páez-Pérez MA, Thomas C, Datta A, Sánchez-Santed F, Flores P Abstract Behavioral and anatomical sex-related differences have been traditionally found in decision-making processes […]