Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:00:00 PSTA new case report about a woman with a UTI who became ill from high water intake raises questions about doctors' advice to 'drink plenty of fluids.'
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTFor the first time, researchers have discovered an association between the population of the microbes in the gut and Parkinson's disease.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTA study in a mouse model of Alzheimer's finds a potential link between early bone loss and degeneration in an area of the brain that makes serotonin.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTHow long can people with lupus expect to live? Learn how lupus can affect different parts of the body and what steps people may take to live with lupus.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTFor patients with complex regional pain syndrome, simply watching someone else move can cause intense pain. An MRI scan study delves into the neuroscience.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA growing body of research continues to raise concerns about the effects of head trauma sustained while participating in popular contact sports, particularly football.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a new study published online in the journal Neurology, a research team led by neurologists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and neuropsychologists at Boston University has shown...
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTSome musicians are best at sight-reading, others excel at playing by ear. Why is there a difference and how does the brain manage either of these feats?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTNew research tests the effect of aerobic physical activity on older patients with mild cognitive impairment. Changes in brain size and cognition are noted.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTFollowing the news that Alzheimer's drug solanezumab has failed clinical trials, we look at whether researchers are on the right track for new treatments
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers have linked a debilitating neurological disease in children to mutations in a gene that regulates neuronal development through control of protein movement within neuronal cells.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTUsing neuroimaging technology, a new study examines what our brain activity looks like when we have an intense religious experience.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTResearchers have uncovered evidence that marijuana reduces blood flow in the brain, particularly in the hippocampus - the region affected by Alzheimer's.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTThe pathway is required to maintain and replenish taste buds and taste papillae in mouse models.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:00:00 PSTResearch using rats shows a drug already approved for other conditions reduces the number of brain cells killed by stroke and promotes birth of new ones.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTAn international team of 260 researchers has identified several rare genetic variations that can raise the risk of schizophrenia by up to 60-fold.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew research examines the impact of two different learning strategies on memory in stressful circumstances. Practice test-taking may protect memory.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTAnecdotal evidence suggests that people with bipolar disorder are more likely to tell lies. We look at some of the reasons why this might happen.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is bipolar disorder and what are the effects on a persons ability to think? Learn about living with cognitive problems associated with bipolar.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTA multidisciplinary research, conceived by Dr. Francesco Bifari, Department of Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine, University of Milan, Italy and Dr.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is a brain aneurysm? Learn about the different types of strokes and brain aneurysms as well as the treatment options available for both.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) have conducted the first study of its kind, using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) to look at brain regions in both adults and...
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTPreparing for the day's overindulgence? New research indicates you might want to watch your intake of protein and salt - it could put you in a food coma.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn a cross-domain study directed by professor Peter Carmeliet (VIB - KU Leuven), researchers discovered unexpected cells in the protective membranes that enclose the brain, the so called meninges.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew study examines the link between having surgery and developing Guillain-Barré syndrome. Other autoimmune disorders and cancer may increase the risk.