New Genetic Clues to Early-onset Form of Dementia Discovered
Identifying the downstream effects of the MAPT gene mutation could help identify new treatment targets for frontotemporal dementia, Alzheimer's disease and other tau-related...
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Coffee could combat Parkinson's and dementia
When researchers from Rutgers University tested the two compounds in at-risk mice, the combination prevented the protein alpha-synuclein from building-up after just six months.
7 days ago - Daily Mail
Coffee can Cure Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia
A compound present in coffee coupled with caffeine can protect against parkinson's disease and lewy body dementia.
8 days ago - Medindia Health
Caffeine plus another compound in coffee may fight Parkinson's disease
Rutgers scientists have found a compound in coffee that may team up with caffeine to fight Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia - two progressive and currently incurable...
8 days ago - News Medical
Obesity, risk of cognitive dysfunction? Consider high-intensity interval exercise
Researchers have discovered what might be an effective strategy to prevent and combat cognitive dysfunction in obese individuals. They are the first to examine the modulatory...
8 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Apomorphine: New Drug to Treat Parkinson's Disease Introduced in India
New drug Apomorphine to treat Parkinson's disease is now available in Bengaluru, India.
8 days ago - Medindia Health
Mount Sinai researcher awarded $2.5 million to advance understanding of neurodegenerative diseases
Ivan Marazzi, PhD, Assistant Professor of Microbiology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, was awarded $2.5 million in funding by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to...
11 days ago - News Medical
What role do brain lipids play in Parkinson's disease?
Researchers studying the connection between lipids and toxic protein levels have uncovered a new potential therapeutic target for Parkinson's disease.
13 days ago - Medical News Today
Toxic Herbicide may Trigger Parkinsonism: Study
Combining toxic herbicide with sugar-binding proteins known as lectins may trigger Parkinsonism after the toxin travels from the stomach to the brain.
13 days ago - Medindia Health
Biologists show inner workings of cellular 'undertaker'
Scientists have deciphered how the proteasome converts energy into mechanical motion that untangles and unfolds proteins for destruction. The findings could help us understand...
14 days ago - ScienceDaily
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Split Liver Transplants Could Safely Help Sickest Children, Says Study
The type of patient who is most likely to survive a split liver transplant has been identified by researchers.
Higher Intake of Green Leafy Vegetables may Prevent Fatty Liver Disease
Higher intake of green leafy vegetables in your daily diet may prevent the risk of developing fatty liver disease or liver steatosis, finds a new study.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement appears to be gearing up for...
Anyone who doesn't yet realize the U.S. government is gearing up to defend America against a major land invasion of foreign nationals needs to look at this press release from...
The many uses of peppermint oil
Peppermint oil is an extremely versatile oil that is commonly found in many holiday-themed products, whether it be candies, candles, or shower gels. But even before people...
Magnesium oil can make you less stressed, keep your heart strong, and...
Did you know that a magnesium deficiency can cause migraines? Thankfully, you can make a DIY magnesium oil that can ease migraines, improve sleep quality, and even help relieve...
Shoppers buy 75 per cent fewer unhealthy items when they're removed from...
People are less inclined to buy chocolate bars while in queues to eat 'on the go'. A total of 17% fewer items were taken home after policies were introduced in six British...
US Surgeon General urges parents and teachers to curb teen vaping epidemic
US Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Tuesday urged parents and teachers to help curb the vaping 'epidemic' among teenagers before young people harm their health and get addicted.
Surgeon General: Take Steps to Stop Teen E-Cig Use
The sale of e-cigarettes to those under 18 is illegal under federal law.
15,000 Migrant Kids Are Now Being Held At U.S. Shelters, Which Are Almost Full
The U.S. has so many migrant children in custody, the shelters are nearly full The federally contracted shelters for migrant children in the U.S. are nearly at capacity, with...
Eating cruciferous greens help your immune system fight off intestinal pathogens
Vegetables are known to contain natural compounds that support the protective functions of the immune system. An article in The Francis Crick Institute news page reported that...