Video: The effects of the pandemic on people living with dementia

Dr. Katya Numbers from the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has posed unique risks to people with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Dr. Numbers’ research has revealed people living with dementia have a relatively high risk of contracting severe COVID-19 and are also at risk of neuropsychiatric disturbances as a result of lockdown measures and […]

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Hands-free: Monkey plays video game – with its brain

Elon Musk’s startup devoted to meshing brains with computers was closer to its dream on Friday, having gotten a monkey to play video game Pong using only its mind. Musk has long contended that merging minds with machines is vital if people are going to avoid being outpaced by artificial intelligence. A video posted on YouTube by the entrepreneur’s Neuralink […]

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Volunteers in video game study self-report positive well-being

A team of researchers at the University of Oxford working with two video game makers has found that volunteers who play video games self-report a positive feeling of wellbeing. In their paper published in the journal Royal Society Open Science, the group describes experiments they conducted with volunteer game players and what they learned from them. As the researchers note, […]

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'Gorilla Glue Girl' Had to Have Surgery to Remove the Glue From Her Hair—and You Have to See the Video

Just like accidents happen, so do miracles. You may remember Tessica Brown (aka TikTok user @im_d_ollady), as the woman who used Gorilla Glue Adhesive Spray to style her hair ("bad, bad, bad idea"). Now, thanks to Michael Obeng, MD, a California-based plastic surgeon, Brown was not only able to remove the glue, but also save what was left of her own […]

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Their Little One! Ant Anstead Tags Ex Christina in Video of Their Son

Ant Anstead is so excited to see his 13-month-old son, Hudson, learning to walk — and he’s happily sharing the milestone with his estranged wife, Christina Anstead. Looking Back at Christina Anstead and Ant Anstead’s Relationship Timeline The Wheeler Dealers host, 41, took to his Instagram Story on Friday, October 16, to upload a video of the pair’s little one […]

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