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Before his coma he spoke English; after waking up he's fluent in Spanish
CNN Health : October 24, 2016, 8:26 am
Foreign accent syndrome is an extremely rare condition in which brain injuries change a person's speech patterns, giving them a different accent
Lying may be your brain's fault, honestly
CNN Health : October 24, 2016, 8:02 am
Understanding why people lie is complicated. New research suggests a biological component may be at play.
The craze that's driving parents crazy
CNN Health : October 24, 2016, 7:02 am
Technology has never been more advanced, yet children across the United States are entertaining themselves with something very old-school: partially-filled plastic water bottles.
Selfies hurt self-esteem. No, they help. Scientists can't make up their minds
CNN Health : October 24, 2016, 6:21 am
We're living in the age of the selfie. But is that a good thing? The short answer: We don't know. And here's why.
Football's impact on the brain starts early
CNN Health : October 24, 2016, 4:47 am
Last year, according to USA Football, over 2 million children between the ages of 6-14 participated in tackle football. For many parents, the worry has been over concussions. But a new study finds there could be cause for concern over the cumulative impact of repetitive or sub-concussive hits on the brains of young players when out on the field.