• Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment

    Added On : 20th May 2017

    Can the Zika virus treat brain cancer? Researchers in the U.K. are set to test whether the Zika virus can fight difficult-to-treat brain cancer by attacking its cells, potentially opening up new pathways to treat the aggressive disease. Researchers will focus on glioblastoma, which is the most common form of brain cancer and has a five-year survival rate of 5 percent, Reuters reported.

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  • Brain Scans Spot Where Fear and Anxiety Live

    Added On : 19th May 2017

    Image result for Brain Scans Spot Where Fear and Anxiety LiveUnusually large 'striatum' is linked to inability to cope with uncertainty, research shows

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  • Baby brain scans reveal trillions of neural connections

    Added On : 15th May 2017

    brain scansUK scientists have released the first batch of "groundbreaking" medical scans that reveal step-by-step how the human brain develops in babies.

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  • Thin People Not More Prone to Alzheimer's

    Added On : 10th May 2017

    Image result for Thin People Not More Prone to Alzheimer'sGene-based research suggests that, instead, early stage disease might cause weight loss

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  • Gene Mutation May Speed Alzheimer's Decline

    Added On : 5th May 2017

    Image result for Gene Mutation May Speed Alzheimer's DeclineIf beta-amyloid plaques are present in the brain, process is even faster, study finds

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  • 'Silent' Seizures Tied to Alzheimer's Symptoms

    Added On : 3rd May 2017

    Image result for 'Silent' Seizures Tied to Alzheimer's SymptomsResearchers suggest they're a potential target for treating the disease

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  • 'Brain Age' May Help Predict When You'll Die

    Added On : 1st May 2017

    Image result for 'Brain Age' May Help Predict When You'll DieAn 'older' mind is linked to signs of physical and mental problems, study contends

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  • Parkinson's Disease May Originate in Gut

    Added On : 28th April 2017

    Image result for Parkinson's Disease May Originate in GutSwedish scientists find link through vagus nerve removal

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  • Exercise 'keeps the mind sharp' in over-50s, study finds

    Added On : 26th April 2017

    Couple running in a parkDoing moderate exercise several times a week is the best way to keep the mind sharp if you're over 50, research suggests.

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  • How bright lights may help wake patients from a coma

    Added On : 25th April 2017

    Could shining bright lights on comatose patients to encourage their natural circadian rhythms help them awaken?Could shining bright lights on comatose patients to encourage their natural circadian rhythms help them awaken? A small study from Austria says yes.

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