Marghi Merzenich is the VP of Content for Posit Science. For over a decade, she's been helping to make complex neuroscience concepts more accessible to BrainHQ's users and partners.

To Prevent Stroke, Just Add Milk?

Recent research from Monash University has found that a small daily intake of milk may help prevent stroke- at least in people who don’t normally consume dairy products. The researchers used data from a group of nearly 4,000 Taiwanese people and categorized them across different properties. They found that small amounts of dairy–one serving per day–were associated with…

Trying Too Hard Can Actually Impede Second Language Learning

A recent study from MIT found that trying too hard can actually make it more difficult to learn a second language. The researchers found that adults who try to learn a new language may have cognitive skills and strategies that are too developed, and can impede second language learning. In fact, the harder the adults in the study…