Who Should Avoid Coffee?
Do coffee drinkers live longer than non-coffee drinkers? Is it “wake up and smell the coffee” or don't wake up at all? I discuss these questions in my video , Coffee and...
3 days ago - Nutrition Facts
Early Immunotherapy Prevents Disability With Limbic Encephalitis
Early immunotherapy for faciobrachial dystonic seizures that precede onset of limbic encephalitis is highly effective in preventing cognitive impairment and long-term...
4 days ago - Medscape
Strange illness caused Louisville boy to sleep for 2 weeks
Wyatt Shaw, seven, fell into a deep sleep for 11 days after his uncle's wedding in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Doctors thought he had a brain infection but tests came out...
5 days ago - Daily Mail
Mechanism explains how seizures may lead to memory loss
A team of researchers reveals a mechanism that can explain how even relatively infrequent seizures can lead to long-lasting cognitive deficits in animal models.
5 days ago - ScienceDaily
Here's How Seizures Lead to Memory Loss
A new mechanism developed helps explain how seizures can lead to memory loss. The levels of deltaFosB and calbindin are essential markers of brain activity and memory function.
5 days ago - Medindia Health
Findings reveal how seizures can have lasting detrimental effects on memory
Although it's been clear that seizures are linked to memory loss and other cognitive deficits in patients with Alzheimer's disease, how this happens has been puzzling. In a...
6 days ago - News Medical
Dietary Supplement Curb Hyperexcitability in Seizures, Epilepsy
Inducing a biochemical alteration in brain proteins via dietary supplement glucosamine rapidly dampens the pathological hyperexcitability in the brain.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
A dietary supplement dampens the brain hyperexcitability seen in seizures or epilepsy
Researchers have found that inducing a biochemical alteration in brain proteins via the dietary supplement glucosamine was able to rapidly dampen that pathological...
8 days ago - ScienceDaily
Dietary supplement could be promising therapeutic target for seizure disorders
Seizure disorders - including epilepsy - are associated with pathological hyperexcitability in brain neurons. Unfortunately, there are limited available treatments that can...
9 days ago - News Medical
Uncovering origins of developmental brain disorders could eventually help treat seizures
New research discoveries in the development of brain disorders could pave the way to new therapies for treating seizures, and even some children with autism.
9 days ago - ScienceDaily
The headlines of Master Doctor
Cleveland lead poisoning 2 year progress report: Toxic Neglect
Two years after The Plain Dealer launched its lead poisoning investigation, Toxic Neglect, we check in to see where things stand in Cleveland.
Physiological Function of Key Cancer Gene may Help Cancer Therapy
New study sheds light into the role of the PTEN gene, which is the second most commonly mutated gene in human cancers.
Low Glucose Levels Found in Obese, Type 2 Diabetes Patients
It is important to control blood glucose levels, too high sugar levels for longer period of time increases the risk of developing diabetes complications.
Attorney: Westlake man charged with defrauding Cleveland Clinic will be cleared
An attorney for a former Cleveland Clinic spinoff company executive charged with defrauding the Clinic believes his client will be vindicated, and said that while the some of...
MAF Amplification to Validate If Zoledronic Acid Treatment is Beneficial
Study identifies the effect of MAF amplification on the outcome of treatment with adjuvant zoledronic in breast cancer patients.
Listeria test prompts FSIS recall of Fresh Foods chicken bowls
Fresh Foods Manufacturing Co. of Freedom, PA, is recalling 701 pounds of heat-treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable chicken products that may be adulterated withListeria...
Tuna loins recalled in several states for risk of Salmonella
Relish Foods Inc. of Culver City, CA, is recalling frozen Newport brand tuna loins because a routine, random test by the Food and Drug Administration returned results for...
Even a Short Walk after a Meal Can Improve Your Metabolic Health
You work out regularly - strength training and aerobic exercise. Fantastic! That's more than most Americans do. Yet, we know that, based on research, structured exercise...
Whole Eggs vs. Egg Whites: Is One More Effective for Muscle Protein Synthesis?
They call it the incredible, edible egg for a reason. Eggs are one of the most nutrient-dense foods in existence. They're also a source of high-quality protein. In fact, egg...
4 Ways Eating Nuts Can Help Control Your Weight
We know that nuts are a nutrient-dense food but a calorie-dense one as well. It's easy to sit down with a jar of nuts and knock down 400 calories, especially if you don't...