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Researchers Find 8 Immune Genes in Aggressive Brain Cancer May 25, 2016

Discovery might eventually lead to better treatment for glioblastoma multiforme

Concussion Tied to More School Problems Than Other Sports Injuries May 20, 2016

Study suggests need for 'return-to-learn' guidelines

Keep Busy! Stay Sharp! May 17, 2016

Study suggests a full schedule may enhance your mental prowess

Children's Brains 'Light Up' at Sound of Mom's Voice May 16, 2016

Regions linked to emotions, facial recognition and social function were all activated in scan study

A Barefoot Run Might Be a Brain Booster May 13, 2016

Avoiding injury requires greater concentration and mental power, research suggests

Zika Destroys Fetal Brain Cells, Lab Study Finds May 06, 2016

Virus appears to activate an immune system response that turns off or stunts cell development

Why Humans Have Bigger Brains May 04, 2016

Body fat, metabolism give people an evolutionary edge over other primates, study finds

Preemies' Brains Get Boost From Breast Milk May 03, 2016

MRI scans found infants who drank more of it had more brain tissue, study found

High School Football Players Suffer More Symptoms After Concussion: Study May 02, 2016

Meanwhile, youth league players most likely to return to field less than 24 hours after head injury

Playground-Related Brain Injuries on Rise in U.S. May 02, 2016

ERs treat more kids, perhaps because of greater concussion awareness, experts say

Sleep Doesn't Come Easy to Those With Brain Injuries April 27, 2016

And that may affect daytime performance at work or school, research suggests

Early Emotional Support May Help Kids Manage Feelings Later April 26, 2016

Preschool children given high levels of caring showed specific brain changes

Music Might Give Babies' Language Skills a Boost April 25, 2016

Small study suggests an effect, but just how long it may last is unclear

How the Brain Reads Other People's Faces April 20, 2016

Researchers say they spot region that decodes facial movements, such as a slight smile or furrowed brow

U.S. Health Experts Debate Advice to Women Once Zika Virus Arrives April 15, 2016

At issue: should women be told to avoid getting pregnant during mosquito season

Zika Virus Causes Brain Defects in Babies: CDC April 13, 2016

Agency says evidence confirms infection during early pregnancy leads to severe form of microcephaly

Alzheimer's Can Steal Ability to Know Loved Ones' Faces April 13, 2016

Loss of visual perception may occur early in course of disease, researchers say

Study Suggests Brain Damage in 40 Percent of Ex-NFL Players April 11, 2016

More than 42 percent also exhibit problems with thinking and memory, researchers say

At the Store or Work, a To-Do List Helps April 11, 2016

Unfamiliar items or tasks don't come to mind easily, research finds

Sleepless Nights Linked to Brain Changes in Study April 05, 2016

People with insomnia said to have more white matter abnormalities

Harmful Artery-Stiffening Seen in Healthy 40-Year-Olds April 05, 2016

Evidence of brain changes at such an early age surprises researchers

Mindfulness Training May Ease PTSD April 01, 2016

Study of war veterans shows the therapy triggers brain changes that seem to help manage thoughts, memories

Scientists Reduce Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques in Mice March 31, 2016

Team used gene therapy, but there's no guarantee same method will help humans

Right Brain Scan Could Aid in Stroke Recovery: Study March 31, 2016

It might help predict speech and language recovery in those who suffer stroke in brain's left side, researchers find

Study Explores Mechanism Between Zika Virus, Birth Defects March 30, 2016

Protein on fetal stem cells provides pathway for Zika; discovery might lead to infection-blocking drugs, researchers say

Could Less Time Spent Online Signal Early Alzheimer's? March 28, 2016

Researchers think diminishing mental capacities might be behind drop in computer use

Brain Stimulation May Help People With Anorexia March 25, 2016

Depression treatment cut urge to restrict food, study says

Exercise May Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger, Study Suggests March 23, 2016

Physically active seniors stayed mentally sharper than their sedentary peers

Scientists Debunk 'Dumb Blonde' Myth March 22, 2016

People with lighter locks have IQs equal to -- and sometimes higher than -- those with dark or red hair

Thought Processing a Concern of Parkinson's Patients, Study Says March 18, 2016

Those with thinking difficulties struggle to follow conversations or recall words

A Healthy Heart May Protect an Aging Brain March 16, 2016

Study found seniors who met more heart-healthy goals showed less decline in thinking skills

Women With Alzheimer's May Keep Verbal Skills Longer Than Men March 16, 2016

Gender difference could slow diagnosis in women, researchers say

Want to Keep an Aging Brain Sharp? Try the Stairs March 15, 2016

Fitness is key, researchers say, and education can also help

Research Offers Clues to Dementia With Language Loss March 13, 2016

In this rarer form of brain illness, protein plaques appear to clump more prominently in certain areas

Even Gardening or Dancing Might Cut Alzheimer's Risk March 11, 2016

Any regular physical activity is linked to a healthier brain, study suggests

Another Neurological Disorder Tied to Zika March 10, 2016

It may cause meningoencephalitis, an infection and swelling of the brain, researchers say

Brain Bleed Risk From Warfarin May Be Higher Than Thought March 09, 2016

Study of veterans with irregular heartbeat found one-third suffered such incidents while on the drug

Loose-Fitting Football Helmets Tied to Worse Concussions in Teens March 04, 2016

High schools should have athletic trainers check players' head gear for proper fit, doctor says

Earthquake Survivors With PTSD Show Brain Differences March 01, 2016

Study finds changes in gray matter in those who develop the anxiety disorder

Zika Found in 9 U.S. Pregnancies, Outcomes Often Severe: CDC February 29, 2016

Four cases ended in either miscarriage or abortion, one involved severe birth defect

Zika Found in 9 U.S. Pregnancies, Outcomes Often Severe: CDC February 26, 2016

Four cases ended in either miscarriage or abortion, one involved severe birth defect

Graphic Cigarette Warnings May Target Brain's 'Quit Centers' February 26, 2016

Areas linked to emotions, decision-making and memory are triggered, researchers suggest

Pot Habit Early in Life May Alter Brain, Study Suggests February 26, 2016

Regular marijuana users who started smoking before 16 had marked differences on MRI scans

New Cooling Technique Might Aid Brain Surgery: Study February 25, 2016

Combined with verbal checks, it allowed surgeons to protect areas where speech occurs

Gene Abnormality May Be Key to Down Syndrome, Scientists Say February 25, 2016

Results might eventually lead to new treatments, study authors suggest

Ebola May Leave Lasting Neurological Problems February 24, 2016

Six months after active illness, headaches, memory loss, depression were still being reported

Laser Unlocks Blood-Brain Barrier for Chemotherapy, Study Shows February 24, 2016

Cancer-fighting drugs were able to reach tumors, but the technique still in preliminary stage

Active Mind, Body May Only Do So Much Against Alzheimer's February 24, 2016

Study suggests that, for most people, this kind of lifestyle does not curb markers of disease in the brain

Could a Clot-Busting Drug Help Treat a 'Bleeding' Stroke? February 18, 2016

Two studies suggest that tPA infusion to brain improves outcomes

Pregnancy After 40 May Boost Risk of 'Bleeding' Stroke Later: Study February 17, 2016

But researchers aren't sure about reasons for the apparent link

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