Latest Neurobiological brain disorder Stories

2010-10-18 08:37:17

Walking at least six miles per week may protect brain size and in turn, keep your memories alive.

2010-10-08 12:50:00

A study by researchers at Purdue University suggests that some high school football players suffer undiagnosed changes in brain function and continue playing even though they are impaired.

2010-10-06 15:01:14

Patients with a severe traumatic brain injury (and not in shock because of blood loss) who received out-of-hospital administration of hypertonic fluids (a solution with increased concentration of certain electrolytes and thought to help reduce intracranial pressure) as initial resuscitation did not experience better 6-month neurologic outcomes or survival compared to patients who received a normal saline solution.

2010-09-27 08:55:29

Scientists have uncovered a source of damage associated with multiple sclerosis (MS) that may lead them to an effective therapy for what is now an incurable condition.

2010-09-27 06:52:00

Capuano is long-time supporter of Vision and Brain Injury Research BOSTON, Sept.

2010-09-22 14:35:44

In an international study of patients with a devastating type of dementia that often strikes in middle age, researchers have found intriguing evidence that career choice may influence where the disease takes root in the brain.

2010-09-21 09:55:00

The global cost of diagnosing and dealing with dementia will top the $600 billion dollar mark in 2010, according to a new report from Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI).

2010-09-15 14:35:00

Wounded Warrior Project Applauds Sponsor, Urges Speedy Legislative Action JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wounded Warrior Project applauds Congressman Tim Walz (D - MN) for introducing legislation today in the U.S.

2010-09-09 07:00:00

EXTON, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends released the second wave of LaunchTrends(®): Ampyra, a three wave syndicated report series designed to track the uptake of Acorda's Ampyra.

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