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Latest Neurobiological brain disorder Stories

2012-08-20 23:03:54

After a serious car accident in SE Portland, a benefit is being held on August 24th to raise money for medical treatments for 5-year-old Harry Strong who suffered a traumatic brain injury.

2012-08-03 23:00:32

People who have suffered severe traumatic brain injuries can now get help from the experienced

2012-07-26 06:53:33

New research using mice and post-mortem samples of brains from patients with Alzheimer's disease found that a single event of a moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) can disrupt proteins that regulate an enzyme associated with Alzheimer's.

2012-07-25 13:00:38

A study, performed in mice and utilizing post-mortem samples of brains from patients with Alzheimer's disease, found that a single event of a moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) can disrupt proteins that regulate an enzyme associated with Alzheimer's.

2012-07-25 12:50:28

A new class of drug developed at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine shows early promise of being a one-size-fits-all therapy for Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis and traumatic brain injury by reducing inflammation in the brain.

2012-07-25 06:37:29

New research using mice and post-mortem samples of brains from patients with Alzheimer's disease found that a single event of a moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) can disrupt proteins that regulate an enzyme associated with Alzheimer's.

2012-07-19 08:20:56

Higher levels of a certain fat in the blood called ceramides may increase a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

2012-07-18 23:42:37

Researchers from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (PCMD), University of Exeter, will present the findings of a new study suggesting a link between binge drinking in older adults and the risk of developing dementia.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.