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How Does Coffee Compare to Cocaine and Cannabis?
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‘I can’t get started without a coffee.’

For many people, this statement is a standard morning greeting. But the mass consumption of coffee can make us forget what caffeine really is- a drug. So how does it compare to other drugs, namely cocaine and cannabis?

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The Science of Caffeine: The World's Most Popular Drug
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Reactions is looking at the science behind the most popular drug: caffeine. Delicious coffee chemistry!

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The World's First Bioelectronic Medicine
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Northwestern University and Washington University School of Medicine researchers have developed the first example of a bioelectronic medicine: an implantable, biodegradable wireless device that speeds nerve regeneration and improves healing of a damaged nerve. Their device delivered pulses of electricity to damaged nerves in rats after a surgical repair process, accelerating the regrowth of nerves and enhancing the recovery of muscle strength and control. The device is the size of a dime and the thickness of a sheet of paper and dissolves in the body after about two weeks.

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The Biomarkers Which Could be Used to Spot Alzheimer’s Earlier
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In this video, Sophie discusses the 'biomarkers' which could be used to spot Alzheimer's in its early stages.

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How Boredom Leads to Most Brilliant Ideas
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Is staving off boredom actually ruining your creativity?

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Teenage Brains: Wired to Learn
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It's no secret that the teen brain is unique, and recent research from Daphna Shohamy, a neuroscientist at Columbia's Zuckerman Institute, has confirmed striking differences in the brains of adolescents as compared to adults.

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What is Sepsis?
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Learn about the most preventable cause of death worldwide, in 3 minutes. Save lives and raise awareness by sharing this video with your friends, family and colleagues.

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MRI-algorithm Can Identify Suicidal Thoughts
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An innovative and promising approach has been developed to identify suicidal individuals by analyzing alterations in how their brains represent certain concepts, such as death, cruelty and trouble.

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Can Stem Cells be Used to Treat Parkinson’s Disease?
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Sophie discusses current research investigating the use of stem cells to replace damaged neurons in Parkinson's. Could something that once sounded like science fiction actually be a potential future treatment?

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Dr. Lina R. Nih Discusses Her Novel Approach to Brain Vasculature Regeneration
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Xandrina and Adam speak with Dr. Lina Nih to find out about her novel hydrogel approach to brain tissue repair following Stroke

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