Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news:
“Your brain’s sex can make you ill” says clumsy BBC headline, hiding a story about tailoring treatments by sex.
Chronic nicotine and alcohol consumption seem to have a ‘double whammy‘ on mental function.
Email users and victorian letter writers share similarities in frequency of replying.
People with schizophrenia not fooled by certain optical illusions.
Wired features a story by a deaf man as he gets a cochlear implant to restore his hearing.
Cognitive Daily discuss research on why experts have better memory for their field of expertise.