Seizure Severity is Correlated with Severity of Hypoxic Ischemic Injury in Abusive Head Trauma
Objective: to characterize hypoxic ischemic injury and seizures in abusive head trauma. Methods: We performed a retrospective study over 4 years of 58 children with moderate or...
17 hours ago - Pediatric Neurology - 2 articles
New findings on brain estrogen may reveal cause of undiagnosed infertility problems
Estrogen produced in the brain is necessary for ovulation in monkeys, according to researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who have upended the traditional...
17 hours ago - News Medical
Researchers use new approach to identify casual mechanisms in depression
People with major depressive disorder have alterations in the activity and connectivity of brain systems underlying reward and memory, according to a new study by the...
18 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Drug Deposited Directly Into the Brain Effective in Epilepsy
A microinfusion device that continuously delivers valproate directly to the brain is safe and effective in patients with severe, refractory focal epilepsy, early research...
21 hours ago - Medscape
Presurgical imaging may predict whether epilepsy surgery will work
A statistical approach to combining presurgical PET scans and functional MRI of the brain may help predict which patients with drug-resistant epilepsy are most likely to...
22 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Stuttering: Stop signals in the brain disturb speech flow
'G-g-g-g-g-ood morning' is a daily obstacle for people who stutter. However, so far, not much is known about the causes of persistent developmental stuttering, which is the...
22 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Estrogen discovery could shed new light on fertility problems
Estrogen produced in the brain is necessary for ovulation in monkeys, according to researchers who have upended the traditional understanding of the hormonal cascade that leads...
23 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Scientists want to develop drugs to reverse fetal alcohol syndrome - but will it reduce prevention efforts?
Researchers are developing new drugs that aim to lessen or even reverse the effects of fetal alcohol syndrome, but some scientists are skeptical about the claims, and worry...
1 day ago - National Post
Doctor claims Donald Trump has symptoms of predementia
Dr Ford Vox, a brain specialist at Atlanta's Shepherd Center, has broken down moments in Donald Trump's presidency which he believes to show symptoms of predementia.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
KGK Science publishes new measures of cognitive function for supplements RCTs
A new global index that combines endpoints from studies of dietary supplements for brain health may help to scientifically validate claims being made on products, says its...
1 day ago - NutraIngredients-USA - 2 articles
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Labeling matters: New study shows "snack foods" contribute to overeating
Food labels might not seem like a big deal, but more often than not, their messages and keywords shape your eating habits. Professor Jane Ogden and researchers from the...
ADHD medication could cause birth defects
Children exposed to ADHD drugs like Ritalin in the first trimester are more likely to have heart deformities, according to a new study by the Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Mum of baby born with heart outside body on This Morning
Speaking on This Morning from Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, Naomi Findlay told how she was desperate to cradle daughter Vanellope Hope for the first time.
New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence
FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play key role in metastasis.
The top wellness trends for 2018, revealed by Pinterest
In anticipation of the New Year, Pinterest have put together a list of the top wellness trends for 2018 - and there's plenty to enjoy.
An Injury to the Spinal Cord may Affect the Heart
Secondary damage to an heart caused by the spinal cord injury may range from mild to severe as only small number nerve fibers associated to the heart are present there.
Type 2 Diabetes Complications Hits Younger Patients Harder
Risk factors for developing cardiovascular, eye and renal problems following type 2 diabetes much more common among patients diagnosed before the age of 45.
Heart Defects in Fetus Due to High Blood Sugar Levels of Mother
The leading non-genetic risk factor for the disease is a mother having diabetes during pregnancy, although genetics was thought to be a risk factor.
Chemotherapy found to increase the number of tumor cells circulating in the...
Chemotherapy is a pretty scary prospect, but a lot of people are convinced by their doctors that its potential benefits are worth enduring the very unpleasant side effects...
Add cinnamon to your treats this holiday season: Research confirms the spice...
Cinnamon may be the spice you need this holiday season as a new study finds that it can potentially protect you from obesity. A team of researchers from the University of...