Master Doctor Search: Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Stimulation Doesn't Beat Meds For Depression
Novel treatment may need to be tailored to each patient, mental health expert says
18 minutes ago - Web MD
Nutrition Following Sports Injuries
Guest Post by: Jennifer Hunnicutt, MS, ATC Athletic Trainer MUSC Health Sports Medicine Following sports injuries, we know the basic healthcare regime: rest, ice, elevate. We...
42 minutes ago - MUSC Health
Mother pregnant with twins diagnosed with stage 4 cancer
Danielle Dick, 31, from Goddard, Kansas, was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma skin cancer in April. She was 17 weeks pregnant with twins when the masses were found in her brain...
44 minutes ago - Daily Mail
Study provides insights into how the brain assigns credit for causality
When you do something right, you can't learn anything from your success without a system in the brain for assigning credit to whatever action led to the desired outcome.
3 hours ago - News Medical
There's No Known Limit To How Long Humans Can Live, Scientists Say
Last October, scientists made a splash when they determined that on average, people can only live for about 115 years . That was the magic age at which the human body and brain...
3 hours ago - Time - 2 articles
Brain signals deliver first targeted treatment for world's most common movement disorder
Researchers have delivered targeted treatment for essential tremor - the world's most common neurological movement disorder - by decoding brain signals to sense when patients...
4 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Network of neurons crucial for vocal learning identified
Researchers have identified a network of neurons that plays a vital role in learning vocalizations by aiding communication between motor and auditory regions of the brain.
4 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Brain Region Examined That Affects Drug Use Habits
The human brain is nimble. The infralimbic cortex, located toward the front of the head, is responsible for forming habits and regulating behavior.
4 hours ago - Medindia Health
Extra virgin olive oil found to prevent Alzheimer's and protect the brain's memory function
When people talk about the health benefits of extra-virgin olive oil, it is usually linked to heart health. However, its effects on a different organ have been in the news...
4 hours ago - Natural News
Parkinson's disease proteins linked to upper GI infections
Alpha-Synuclein, a nerve cell protein linked to Parkinson's disease and other neurogenerative diseases, appears to induce an immune response in patients with upper GI...
5 hours ago - Healio - 3 articles
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Which of these are you?
When it comes to our nutrition, most of want to eat better, we just don't know how. What really makes a change and gets us ready to break out of our old bad eating routines we...
Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure Declined in US
Efforts to improve outpatient treatment and prevention measures have successfully reduced the number of heart failure patients needing hospitalization.
Want To Expand Your Business Beyond Black Consumers? Don't Forget Loyal...
This year the Black American buying power is expected to reach a whopping $1.3 trillion . With a figure like that you may ask yourself, why do most Black-owned companies seek...
Protozoa and Giardia: The Most Common Causes of Waterborne Outbreaks
In developed countries, protozoa of the genera Cryptosporidium and Giardia are among the most common causes of waterborne diarrhoeal outbreaks.
Experts Still Trying to Make Sense of How Seizures Start and Spread
Epilepsy is a fairly common neurological disorder that affects 50 million people around the world. In the United States, it affects about 3 million people.
America's drug addiction revealed in new report
A new report reveals the extent and severity of America's drug problems. It found that marijuana is the nation's drug of choice, with 70 percent of study participants using it.
“When I Was Fat, I Wasn't A Person”: Shonda Rhimes Didn't Like Being...
Actress Gabourey Sidibe recently stated that after having bariatric surgery and losing a great deal of weight, she started receiving all sorts of compliments from people, and...
Bye-Bye Flu Shot, Hello Patch?
Early results look promising for dissolvable microneedle vaccine Related MedlinePlus Pages: Flu , Flu Shot
Being open to new experiences reduces your migraine risk
Researchers from Semmelweis University in Budapest found that neuroticism - a personality trait associated with nervousness and irritability - increases your migraine risk.
Aspirin reduces the risk of pre-eclampsia by up to 82%
Professor David Wright from the University of Exeter, said: 'The results show that aspirin can prevent pre-eclampsia in high-risk pregnancies. I hope that they will alter...