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2013-10-17 10:36:21

Even for elderly people with no signs of dementia, those with hardening of the arteries are more likely to also have the beta-amyloid plaques in the brain that are a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease.

2013-09-12 12:27:48

People who get occasional migraines are more likely to be obese than people who do not have migraines.

2013-09-05 11:33:40

New research suggests that men who exercise vigorously as young adults may reduce their risk of developing epilepsy later in life.

2013-08-29 10:01:38

Studies show that migraine is more common among people with lower incomes.

2013-08-22 10:25:44

New research suggests that chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a brain disease associated with repeat brain trauma including concussions in athletes, may affect people in two major ways: initially affecting behavior or mood or initially affecting memory and thinking abilities.

2013-06-20 23:18:06

People who experience any stroke symptoms—but do not have a stroke—may also be more likely to develop problems with memory and thinking.

2013-06-13 10:56:23

Men who experience restless legs syndrome (RLS) may have a higher risk of dying earlier.

2013-05-28 12:25:01

A new guideline from the American Academy of Neurology will help people who take blood thinners decide whether or not to take them during surgery or other medical procedures.

2013-05-23 11:32:10

Older people with a history of migraines and depression may have smaller brain tissue volumes than people with only one or neither of the conditions.


Word of the Day
ethnarch
  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.
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