• New study may lead to better treatments for Parkinson's disease

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Parkinson's disease is a long-term neurological condition that affects around 12,000 people in Ireland and between 7 and 10 million people worldwide. The disease affects the way the brain co-ordinates body movements like walking and talking, but cognitive abilities are also affected.
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  • New grant-funded project works toward improving sleep in pediatric cancer patients

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Pediatric cancer patients may soon get a better night's sleep and experience improved comfort levels, thanks to a new grant-funded project led by a Rutgers University-Camden researcher.
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  • Scientists find ally in fight against brain tumors: Ebola

    10 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Glioblastomas are relentless, hard-to-treat, and often lethal brain tumors. Scientists have enlisted a most unlikely ally in efforts to treat this form of cancer - elements of the Ebola virus.
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  • Surprising discovery about childhood brain tumor may unlock new cancer treatments

    11 days ago - By News Medical

    A surprising discovery about a rare form of childhood brain cancer suggests a new treatment approach for that cancer and, potentially, many others.
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