Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson's
A new study in zebrafish identified the process by which air pollution can damage brain cells, potentially contributing to Parkinson's disease.
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Exercise Improves Memory and Delays Alzheimer's
Aerobic workouts help improve your memory by boosting the blood flow to your brain. Also, regular exercise can play a small role in delaying or reducing the risk of Alzheimer's...
3 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
UCLA study shows link between diesel exhaust and risk of Parkinson's
A new UCLA study in zebrafish has identified the process by which air pollution can damage brain cells, potentially contributing to Parkinson's disease.
4 days ago - News Medical
MU researchers examine how menopause can impact cognitive function
Characterized by a buildup of amyloid plaques in the brain, Alzheimer's is an irreversible disease that leads to memory loss and a decrease in cognitive function.
5 days ago - News Medical
Novel treatment using patient's own cells opens new possibilities to treat Parkinson's disease
Reprogramming a patient's own skin cells to replace cells in the brain that are progressively lost during Parkinson's disease has been shown to be technically feasible.
8 days ago - ScienceDaily
New imaging tool helps researchers see extent of Alzheimer's early damage
New imaging technology allows scientists to see the widespread loss of brain synapses in early stages of Alzheimer's disease, a finding that one day may help aid in drug...
8 days ago - ScienceDaily
Alzheimer's Neural Damage Starts Early
]]> - Widespread connectivity loss was seen in early Alzheimer's brains, researchers reported. Positron emission tomography imaging with UCB‐J showed a broad pattern of...
8 days ago - MedPageToday
High calcium levels in mitochondria linked to neuronal death in Alzheimer's disease
For the first time, using a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease, scientists have documented a link between raised levels of calcium in mitochondria and neuronal death in the...
9 days ago - ScienceDaily
Patient's Own Cells Open New Avenues to Parkinson's Disease Treatment
Reprogramming a patient's own skin cells to replace cells in the brain that are progressively lost during Parkinson's disease has been shown to be technically feasible...
10 days ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Fruits, Tea May Help Fend Off Alzheimer's Disease
New research suggests that eating more fruits or drinking more tea or red wine might help protect your brain.
11 days ago - Web MD
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Cricket looking at fewer Tests, shorter tours and pay cuts
The number of Test matches could be reduced to save costs because of COVID-19, senior administrators have warned, while there is also support for shortening tours.
Federal ministers flooded with unprecedented level of anti-vaccination mail
Senior government ministers say they are receiving an unprecedented amount of anti-vaccination correspondence as experts warn of a new wave of vaccination distrust.
Migration 'reset' looms in budget as government eyes super-skilled talent
The country's former top public servant Martin Parkinson has urged the government to "go for broke" on skilled migration.
VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls for laser refractive surgery in patients with...
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, William B. Trattler, MD, discusses how he approaches laser refractive...
'Definitely ready': Ward makes most of shutdown after giant leap back from...
It is rare for players to slot straight back into senior football after a knee reconstruction, but the former GWS co-captain is on course to do just that.
FSANZ identifies Salmonella in raw fish as emerging issue
Salmonella in raw fish has been identified by Food Standards Australia New Zealand as an emerging food safety risk. For 2019, Food Standards Australia New Zealand also noted...