Study shows that tDCS and physical therapy improve walking ability in patients with Parkinson's disease
Noninvasive brain stimulation and physical therapy-alone or in combination-improve some measures of walking ability in patients with Parkinson's disease , concludes a clinical...
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Lights out: The neural relationship between light and sleep
While a great deal is known about how light affects circadian rhythms, little is known about the direct effects of light on sleep: Why do we tend to wake up if the lights are...
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Training changes the way the brain pays attention
Behavioral training changes the way attention facilitates information processing in the human brain, a study has found.
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Mice provide insight into genetics of autism spectrum disorders
The CHD8 gene is associated with some cases of human autism. A new study shows that mice with mutated CHD8 show defects in brain development and behavioral changes, and may...
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After Radiotherapy for Brain Tumors, Brain Networks Change
Only about 5 to 10 percent of all cancers are genetically inherited, or hereditary. It's rare for a brain tumor to be genetically inherited.
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Clinical trial of immunotherapy shows promising results for patients with melanoma brain tumors
Two years ago, when Kathy Roberts was 54, she started having pain in her ankle. She ignored it. Then it became swollen, and she had more and more trouble walking. So she went...
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This Is Your Brain On Warm Weather
The sunshine can totally influence your mood.
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Western University neuroscientist launches world's largest sleep-and-cognition study
Renowned Western University neuroscientist Adrian Owen has launched the world's largest sleep-and-cognition study to help researchers learn the effects on our brains of sleep...
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UA researchers explain exercise-brain connection from evolutionary perspective
Mounting scientific evidence shows that exercise is good not only for our bodies but for our brains. Yet, exactly why physical activity benefits the brain is not well understood.
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Brain's fight and flight responses to social threat
A new study explores the neural correlates of the 'fight-or-flight' response finds that people who choose to flee perceive a greater threat, which leads them to mentally and...
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My Family's Medicaid Story: This Is Why We Need To Oppose The Senate Health...
Below is a photo of my family back in 2012, just an hour after our second son was born. It was one of the sweetest, happiest moments of my life - and for me, one that was...
Better Medical Care Could Cut Opioid Deaths By One-Third
A new study shows what's wrong with cutting addiction treatment, like the Senate health care bill would do.
Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases , Stress
Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
Serena Williams Is A Naked Pregnant Goddess On The Cover Of Vanity Fair
Serena Williams poses naked for Vanity Fair Serena Williams is on the cover of the August issue of Vanity Fair looking A-MA-ZING. And it's not just the cover image that will...
Serena Williams Slams John McEnroe For His Sexist Comments About Her Talent
Sorry John McEnroe, Serena Williams has no time for this nonsense Hey, remember when Serena Williams won the Australian Open while pregnant? And how amazing that was? She's...
Few Upsets in U.S. News Top Kids' Hospitals List
U.S. News & World Report's 11th annual ranking of the best pediatric hospitals has few surprises, with Boston Children's Hospital in first place for the third straight year.
Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...