Home > Mental health > Brain > News News All sections in Mental Health » Alcohol » Brain » Disorders » Drugs » Living with Mental Illness » Mental Health in SA » Stress » Treatment » Mental Health News People who can't speak get new artificial voices Technology has given people who can no longer speak a new way to restore their voices via speech synthesis, or the artificial production of human speech. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » How brain injury affects you Transparent brains Waking up from surgery with a foreign accent Imagine waking up after surgery with a British, French or American accent. It happens in rare cases of foreign accent syndrome. Brain scan may reveal if comatose patients can be revived A brain scan that measures energy use shows promise in helping doctors identify patients who can be treated to help them communicate and prevent suffering. Users' questions to CyberShrink on mental health Health24.com’s CyberShrink Professor Michael Simpson answers questions on mental wellbeing Joost takes part in exclusive international drug trial Joost van der Westhuizen has shown promising response to medication that's exclusively been made available to celebs with MND or ALS. How the 'love hormone' affects your social interactions Oxytocin, known as the "love hormone", triggers a marijuana-like response in the brain and can improve feelings of motivation and happiness and boost social interactions. Gamblers encouraged by 'feeling good' If you're feeling like things have been going your way lately, you may want to keep a tighter grip on your wallet, researchers say. Is there any difference between male and female brains? A study using MRI scans of more than 1,400 brains indicates that human brains do not belong to one to two distinct categories, male and female. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Otrivin Menthol relieves sinus congestion Innovative hearing aids can now interact online Second Healthcare Innovation Summit set for Johannesburg Salomon introduces Speedcross 4 Live healthier Nutrition crisis! » Good nutrition on the job will give you the edge Nutrition labels on food encourage healthy choices Nutrition may be as big a challenge today as HIV/Aids was 15 years ago Many people in a large number of low and middle income countries now experience a 'double burden' of malnutrition. E-cigarettes less risky? » E-cigarettes not an acceptable alternative to most smokers UK health officials endorse e-cigarettes E-cigarettes less of a cancer risk than regular smokes A study indicates that smokers who switch to e-cigarettes reduce their exposure to cancer-causing chemicals.