Latest Neurobiological brain disorder Stories

2011-05-31 16:52:59

Environmental and inherited risk factors associated with multiple sclerosis – previously poorly understood and not known to be connected – converge to alter a critical cellular function linked to the chronic neurologic disease, researchers with the UC Irvine Multiple Sclerosis Research Center have discovered.

2011-05-31 13:04:47

Contrary to earlier reports, a new study finds that stress does not appear to increase a person's risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS).

2011-05-31 06:47:09

Contrary to earlier reports, a new study finds that stress does not appear to increase a person's risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a new study.

2011-05-26 14:58:27

The results of a Dutch study of 300 patients demonstrated that 22% of patients with Sjögren's syndrome were classified as clinically 'alexithymic' (experiencing difficulty identifying and describing emotions) compared to 12% of healthy controls.

2011-05-18 17:59:00

BURTON, England, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - New Report Identifies Home-based Care Pathway that Would Improve Patient and Carer Experience and Reduce the Cost of Caring for Dementia Patients by up to 25% Dementia experts call for a new approach to supporting dementia patients and their carers, after identifying gaps in current health and social care provision.

2011-05-17 06:10:00

As adults age, they tend to make more and more errors while driving, potentially dangerous mistakes, even if they are otherwise healthy adults with lifelong safe driving records.

2011-05-13 00:00:28

Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter Event Set for June 3 in Mount Laurel Mount Laurel, NJ (PRWEB) May 12, 2011 Recognizing the terrible impact of dementia on families in the region, Innova Health & Rehab will be a key sponsor and exhibitor at the Alzheimer’s Association’s Delaware Valley Chapter’s Annual Dementia Care Conference June 3, 2011.

2011-05-13 00:00:28

Moving Pictures, Inc., based in Feeding Hills Massachusetts, has created an exciting new therapy for memory disorders including Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Feeding Hills, MA (PRWEB) May 12, 2011 A drunk driver runs a red light and ended Steve Berube’s career as a systems analyst.

2011-05-12 10:29:00

Wounded Warrior Project Applaud Sponsors, Urges Speedy Legislative Action JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wounded Warrior Project applauds Senator John Boozman (R-AR) with lead co-sponsor, Mark Begich (D-AK) and Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN/1) with lead co-sponsor Gus Bilirakis (R-FL/9) for introducing companion legislation in the House and Senate today that would ensure fuller lives for warriors who sustained severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in Iraq and...

2011-05-11 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Veterans Foundation is proud to announce the launch of WhatIsTBI.org, and their new hotline, (800) 366-8823, to educate the military community and the public about the catastrophic effects of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The NVF has partnered with TBI expert Dr.

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