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Latest Neurobiological brain disorder Stories

2012-04-24 09:55:54

Cognitive decline is a pressing global health care issue.

2012-04-18 05:18:26

An oral drug called ONO-4641 is under investigation because it can reduce the number of lesions in people with multiple sclerosis (MS).

2012-04-16 21:45:22

Luis Carlos Álvaro, a clinical neurologist at the Hospital of Basurto (Bilbao) and lecturer at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), has had an article published on the capacity of patients with dementia to make decisions.

2012-04-05 10:20:21

Two new studies published in the April 4 online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, suggest that a person's memory declines at a faster rate in the last two-and-a-half years of life than at any other time after memory problems first begin.

2012-04-05 09:22:39

New research finds that a person's memory declines at a faster rate in the two- and-a-half years before death than at any other time after memory problems first begin.

2012-03-27 14:00:57

Cognitive training including puzzles, handicrafts and life skills are known to reduce the risk, and help slow down the progress, of dementia amongst the elderly.

2012-03-27 13:48:21

Antipsychotic medication was associated with a modest and time-limited increased risk of myocardial infarction (heart attack) among older patients treated with cholinesterase inhibitors for dementia.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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