New Covid research hints at long-term lack of mind tissue, Dr. Scott Gottlieb warns

U.S. potentially facing ‘perpetual infection’ of Covid, says Gottlieb

Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned on Thursday of the potential for long-term brain loss related to Covid, citing a new study from the UK. “In short, the study suggests there could be long-term brain tissue loss from Covid, and that would have some long-term ramifications,” said the former FDA chief and CNBC employee. “You could compensate … Read more

Neuralink cofounder Max Hodak leaves Elon Musk’s mind implant firm

Neuralink cofounder Max Hodak leaves Elon Musk's brain implant company

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and chief executive officer of Tesla, waves as he arrives for a discussion at the Satellite 2020 conference in Washington, DC on Monday, March 9, 2020. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Neuralink President Max Hodak announced on Saturday via Twitter that he is no longer with the health … Read more

Yehuda Ben-Yishay, Pioneer in Treating Mind Accidents, Dies at 88

Yehuda Ben-Yishay, Pioneer in Treating Brain Injuries, Dies at 88

Yehuda Ben-Yishay was born on February 11, 1933 in Cluj, a city in the Transylvania region in western Romania. His father, Chaim Ben-Yishay, was a businessman; his mother Leah (Finkelstein) Ben-Yishay was a seamstress. His family survived the Second World War largely unscathed. Although hundreds of thousands of fellow Romanian Jews died during the Holocaust, … Read more

Mind Situation Causes Bear Cubs to Change into Unusually Pleasant to People

Brain Condition Causes Bear Cubs to Become Unusually Friendly to Humans

A number of black bear cubs in California have exhibited unusually friendly, canine behavior towards humans, and scientists believe that a brain disease could be to blame. Last month, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife picked up a bear cub from a backyard home. The animal had just moved in there and didn’t seem … Read more