On this page, you will find links to interesting neuroscience research and answers to frequently asked questions about the brain and nervous system.
What is 'itching'? - find out the latest information on the difference between the sensations of pain and itching in this NIGMS article titled, Untangling the Source of Ouch and Itch.
How Snoozing Strengthens Memories - read this NIH article to learn why it is imperative to get a good night's sleep if you want to remember information for that big test!
Professor, Students Make Disease Discovery - new thoughts on Huntington Disease may lead to new treatments.