An exciting new study out of the University of Toronto shows that the brain lights up when you think things. “I mean it’s incredible,” said neuroscientist Dr. Prya Laghara. “We now have the technology to put someone into an fMRI, tell them to think things, and then watch their brain light up.” In order to […]
Facebook May Interfere With the Democratic Process, Steal Your Data, and be Partially Responsible for the Modern Mental Health Crisis, But Who Else Remembered Your Birthday Last Year?
In recent years, the darker side of social media has reared its ugly head. Twitter, who once branded themselves the free speech wing of the free speech party, has become censorious after hateful content spread across the platform. Instagram, a seemingly benign app, has been detrimental to the body image and confidence of young women […]
Massachusetts General Hospital announced today that it would be laying off all of its music therapists. “We are grateful for the countless hours our music therapists have spent working with clients to enrich their lives and reduce their suffering,” said MGH President and CEO Dr. Gary Swanson. “However, after the passing of her late husband […]