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Pricey Wines Can Trick Your Brain August 16, 2017

Are you responding to cost rather than quality?

Zika Virus Tied to Neurological Woes in Adults August 14, 2017

35 infected people were hospitalized with such conditions in Brazil during last year's outbreak

Researchers ID Genes in Mice That Cause Aggressive Brain Cancer August 14, 2017

Discovery of triggers that make glioblastoma resistant to chemo offers hope for future treatments, study authors say

Number of Americans With Epilepsy at Record Level August 10, 2017

3.4 million people live with the disorder, government researchers say

For Cancer Patients in the ER, Delirium Linked to Poor Outcomes August 09, 2017

Seriously confused people were more likely to be hospitalized and to die early, study finds

Yoga May Boost Aging Brains August 09, 2017

Changes seen in areas involved with attention and memory, but it's not yet clear if yoga is the cause

Low Blood Sugar in Newborns Tied to Brain Problems Later August 08, 2017

These babies 2 to 3 times more apt to struggle with planning, memory, attention at age 4, study finds

Can Scans Predict Some Autism Cases? August 08, 2017

When the disorder is caused by a certain genetic defect, MRI may spot brain abnormalities, researchers say

Study Tests Sound Waves to Monitor Pressure Inside the Skull August 08, 2017

Noninvasive experiment aims to reduce risk of brain damage, bleeding and infection

Can Video Game Playing Cost You Gray Matter? August 08, 2017

Style of playing action games could impact your brain, researchers suggest

Midlife Behaviors May Affect Your Dementia Risk August 07, 2017

Of greatest importance are diabetes, blood pressure and smoking, researchers say

Resistance Training May Slow MS, Study Says August 04, 2017

Scans revealed less brain shrinkage in exercise group

Childhood Cancer Radiation May Cause Unwanted Gene Mutation in Some August 04, 2017

That flaw seems to increase risk of a type of brain tumor later in life, researchers report

Combined MRI Might Help Predict Brain Damage in Boxers August 03, 2017

Pro fighters, like football players, are at risk of mental impairment

Know the Signs of Concussion August 02, 2017

This serious health threat affects kids as well as adults

Need to Calm Down? Try Talking to Yourself August 01, 2017

Brain scans suggest referring to yourself in third person helps keep emotions in check

Moving From 'Stroke Belt' Doesn't Undo Higher Dementia Risk July 31, 2017

Study found odds for mental decline still higher for those born in certain southeastern U.S. states

Genetic Testing Can Help Pinpoint Epilepsy Earlier July 31, 2017

Faster diagnosis leads to faster treatment, researcher says

How Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Wears Patients Out July 27, 2017

Study suggests body amplifies fatigue signals, even during periods of rest

Noninvasive Brain Test May Pinpoint Type of Dementia July 26, 2017

In small study, electrical currents helped distinguish Alzheimer's from another form of brain trouble

In Mice, Brain Cells Discovered That Might Control Aging July 26, 2017

These stem cells might hold valuable clues to time's effects on the body

Teaching an Old Brain New Tricks July 26, 2017

Do's and don'ts for brain health

Nearly All Autopsied NFL Players Show Trauma-Linked Brain Disease July 25, 2017

No position on the football field seemed to confer protection, study says

The Scoop on Avoiding 'Brain Freeze' July 22, 2017

Pain occurs when cold food touches the back of the palate, neurologist says

Can Dirty Diapers Offer Clues to the Infant Brain? July 21, 2017

Certain fecal bacteria tied to better functioning at age 2, study says

Oxygen Therapy Revives Brain of Toddler Who Nearly Drowned July 20, 2017

Shrunken areas of brain tissue actually re-grew after treatment, doctor says

Scans May Show Consciousness in 'Comatose' Patients July 20, 2017

Bedside exams often miss subtle signs that patient is 'awake,' study says

Senator McCain Faces a Tough Cancer Foe July 20, 2017

The median survival for glioblastoma patients is about 15 months, oncologists say

Healthy Heart in 20s, Better Brain in 40s? July 19, 2017

Following lifestyle recommendations in young adulthood pays off later, study says

Can Poor Sleep Boost Odds for Alzheimer's? July 18, 2017

Studies found sleep apnea tied to higher levels of tell-tale plaques, proteins in brain

McCain's Recovery Time After Surgery Uncertain, Experts Say July 17, 2017

Fate of Affordable Care Act may depend on Senator's return to work

Can Daily Crossword Protect You From Dementia? July 17, 2017

Regular puzzlers score better on tests of mental function, study finds

Boxers, MMA Fighters May Face Long-Term Harm to Brain: Study July 13, 2017

Researchers find head injuries from fighting cause brain changes that might spur troubles later in life

White Collar Workers at Higher Odds of Death From ALS, Parkinson's July 13, 2017

Study found richer, better-educated folks with these brain diseases are more likely to die

PTSD After Head Injury May Signal Brain Changes July 13, 2017

Study found area linked to emotions was larger in soldiers who had both conditions

Experimental Vaccines Might Shield Fetus From Zika July 13, 2017

A mouse study shows the vaccines protected unborn baby mice from the virus

Genes May Explain Why Kids With Autism Avoid Eye Contact July 13, 2017

More research could shed light on how these genetic pathways work

Early Parkinson's May Prompt Vision Problems July 11, 2017

Changes in sight could signal disease a decade before motor symptoms surface, study suggests

Lumosity Brain-Training Didn't Boost Thinking Skills: Study July 10, 2017

Young adults who took the program performed no better than those who played video games

How Poor Sleep Might Raise Odds for Alzheimer's July 10, 2017

A few bad nights might not hurt, but chronic sleep problems may be cause for concern, researcher says

Severe Head Injury May Raise Dementia Risk Years Later July 05, 2017

Threat even higher when injury occurs in middle age, study reveals

No Such Thing as Menstrual Memory Fog July 05, 2017

Changes in hormones don't seem to affect the female brain, small study finds

Why People With Autism Avoid Eye Contact June 30, 2017

Direct gaze stresses part of the brain tied to social behavior; the study finding might improve therapies

Could a High IQ Mean a Longer Life? June 29, 2017

Lifestyle choices may explain why gifted kids tend to outlive their peers, study suggests

Slowed Walking, Shrinking Brain? June 29, 2017

Seniors whose pace dropped showed shrinkage in brain region linked to memory, spatial orientation

Popular Heartburn Meds Don't Raise Alzheimer's Risk: Study June 28, 2017

New research debunks other studies suggesting that medications used to treat ulcers, reflux cause mental decline

Force, Frequency of Head Hits Jump as Young Football Players Get Older June 27, 2017

Findings confirm that these injuries are linked to level of play

OCD May Be Linked to Inflammation in the Brain: Study June 22, 2017

Breakthrough could spur better treatments for anxiety disorder, researchers say

Head Position May Not Affect Outcome After Stroke June 21, 2017

International study suggests patients will do as well sitting up as following doctor's orders to lie on their backs

Severe Headaches Plague Vets With Traumatic Brain Injuries June 20, 2017

Study finds they can last up to 11 years after initial injury

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