Newly developed maps show how human brains are kept nourished
Our brains are non-stop consumers. A labyrinth of blood vessels, stacked end-to-end comparable in length to the distance from San Diego to Berkeley, ensures a continuous flow...
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Novel drug for preventing Alzheimer's disease found to be safe and effective in animals
Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Massachusetts General Hospital have identified a new drug that could prevent Alzheimer's disease by...
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Yale researchers identify multiple genes involved in suppression of axon regeneration
When central nervous system cells in the brain and spine are damaged by disease or injury, they fail to regenerate, limiting the body's ability to recover.
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New study gives the most detailed look yet at the neuroscience of placebo effects
A large proportion of the benefit that a person gets from taking a real drug or receiving a treatment to alleviate pain is due to an individual's mindset, not to the drug...
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Food for thought: New maps reveal how brains are kept nourished
Scientists have created new brain maps featuring unprecedented detail. The insights provided by the new maps are helping answer questions about blood supply and how more active...
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New drug could prevent Alzheimer's by modulating key enzyme involved in amyloid plaque formation
Amyloid plaques are pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease - clumps of misfolded proteins that accumulate in the brain, disrupting and killing neurons and resulting in...
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Brain's Metabolic Run-up to Dementia Directly Linked to HTN
Hypoperfusion by PET imaging in brain regions linked to cognitive function were independently related to preclinical carotid disease and CV risk score, particularly the...
10 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Digital Drugs: Is “Downloading” Supplements & Medications Into Your Body Science Fiction, Or The Crazy Future Of Healthcare?
I've talked in the past before about the use of inaudible sound waves to elicit specific brain wave and neurotransmitter
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Trump confirms that Pelosi, McConnell were in on the Capitol riots as "incitement" narrative gets completely debunked
For weeks after the riot at the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6, Americans were fed a steady diet of the latest ‘big lie' about President Donald Trump: That his speech someone how incited...
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Herpes-Dementia Link; Post-Concussive Kids; Stem Cells for Parkinson's
Herpes infection without antiviral drug treatment increased dementia risk; with treatment, dementia risk was lower. A phase I gene therapy trial will deliver brain-derived...
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Opioid Overdose Down in Patients Taking Buprenorphine
Study indicates the drug is effective in opioid users who also take benzodiazepines for anxiety, other conditions
Government axes scheme to tap into farmers' water for Murray Darling
The Morrison government has been accused of caving to pressure from farm groups after cancelling its $1.5 billion Water Efficiency Program for on-farm water savings.
Will Moses Mbye have to turn into the Tigers' super sub?
The former captain has spent the entire summer training at fullback, but the late arrival and sparkling trial form of Daine Laurie has him pondering another switch.
Christian Porter was anguished and vehement in his denial
The Attorney-General came close to breaking down as he appeared before the media in Perth.
Lees hopes soft ground will make it easier to unearth filly's talent
Unearthed burst onto the scene in mid-August when she destroyed a handy maiden field at Muswellbrook but things haven't gone to plan since then.
Qantas asks for paid pilot, crew training to replace JobKeeper
Qantas is pushing the federal government to pay for training for thousands of stood down aviation workers as a replacement lifeline when the JobKeeper wage subsidy finishes at...
What Mike Sneesby must do to succeed at Nine
Nine's new CEO will need to act quickly and decisively to maintain the media giant's momentum.
Penney rings changes for must-win Force game with another Wallaby out
Two Waratahs have been dropped, two have switched positions and another has been ruled out through injury.
The Latest: AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Taiwan
The first batch of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine has arrived in Taiwan
Contact Lens Could be a Healthy Option for Children
Long-term ocular health of kids wearing daily disposable soft contact lenses had minimal impact on physiology over a tenure of six years.