Brain protein plays a prominent role in the maintenance of chronic pain
A protein called RGS4 plays a prominent role in the maintenance of long-term pain states and may serve as a promising new target for the treatment of chronic pain conditions...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Antidepressants not associated with adverse health outcomes
Current evidence does not support claims of adverse health outcomes associated with antidepressant use, and such claims are likely exaggerated by confounding by indication...
8 days ago - Healio
Lofexidine, ketamine, cannabinoids: possible alternatives to opiates for chronic pain
SAN DIEGO - Thomas Kosten, MD, Waggoner Chair and Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology, Immunology, and Neuroscience, and director of the division of addictions at Baylor...
10 days ago - Healio
Can you juice up your gray matter? Study finds mild electrical stimulation improves brain function in the elderly
Aging is inevitable - and with it, comes memory loss. But a recent study in Nature Neuroscience presents a novel therapy to improve cognition in older adults. In their report...
11 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
New method offers promising treatment options to reverse pathological brain states
A fundamental question in neuroscience is how to force the transition from one brain state to another, for example, from sleep to wakefulness, or in the face of brain...
12 days ago - News Medical
Avanir Settles Nuedexta Charges; Parkinson's Defect; Lyme and Cognitive Decline
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
13 days ago - MedPage Today
Women, girls with ADHD six times more likely to have teenage pregnancy
Women and girls with ADHD are significantly more likely to give birth as teenagers than those without ADHD, according to a nationwide cohort study conducted in Sweden and...
13 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
How Neuroscience Could Explain the Rise of Addictions, Heart Disease and Diabetes in 21st Century America
The conditions of human life began to improve with the Enlightenment of the 18 th century, and we are better off now by many measures: food access, health, lifespan, and so...
14 days ago - Time
Mount Sinai neuroscientist sheds light on how the brain stores memories across a lifetime
Denise Cai, PhD, an Assistant Professor of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, has always been interested in the dynamic nature of memory. But she...
14 days ago - News Medical
For the first time, professor observes crystallized iron product, hemozoin, made in mammals
For the first time ever, a professor has observed a crystallized iron product called hemozoin being made in mammals, with widespread implications for future research and...
14 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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Innovation in Central Venous Access Device Security: A Pilot Randomized...
Objectives: Central venous access devices enable many treatments during critical illness; however, 25% of pediatric central venous access devices fail before completion of...
New Study may Have the Reason Why Statins Cause Muscle Pain
Study from McMaster University has found a potential mechanism explaining why some people who take drugs to lower their cholesterol develop sore, aching muscles.
Machine learning Could warn of serious Drug-drug Interactions
If a patient takes more drugs, there is a greater chance of interactions between those drugs, which may cause long-term organ damage and even death. Machine learning system...
New Heart Attack Registry To Be Set Up to Study and Improve the Outcomes of...
Outcomes of Patients with STEMI are to be studied by the new heart attack register to increase the success rates and improve the treatment of the patients.
Does Migration During a Older Age Affect Mental Health?
Migration seems to take a heavy toll on the mental health of Immigrants age 65 and older compared to their counterparts born in the United States.
World Food Day 2019: FAO Calls for Boosting Millets to Fight Malnutrition
India and the FAO of the United Nations jointly proposed to declare the year 2023 as the International Year of Millets, which are one of the common climate-resilient...
New AI and Big Data Model Influences Future Medical Treatments
Artificial intelligence/machine learning and big data were found to predict which research will influence future medical treatments, said researchers.
Smart Speaker can Track Baby's Breathing Pattern Using White Noise
New smart speaker device called BreathJunior acts as a monitor for infant breathing patterns while playing white noise to soothe them to sleep.
Climate Change may Impact Future Outbreaks of Tularemia
Climatic changes may affect future tularemia outbreaks and other infectious diseases in high-latitude and other world regions, reveals a new study.
Steroid Injections may Damage Joints
Corticosteroid injections may be linked to complications that potentially accelerate the destruction of the joint and may hasten the need for total hip and knee replacements.