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Brain-Training May Help Ease Ringing in the Ears January 19, 2017

Study found computer-based program seemed to allow people to cope with tinnitus

MRIs Might Help Guide Preemies' Neurological Care January 18, 2017

Brain scans after birth may pinpoint potential developmental problems, study finds

Implanted Defibrillators Benefit Seniors: Study January 18, 2017

Nearly 80 percent of patients were alive 2 years after getting device that restores normal heart rhythm

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Sight-Stealing Eye Condition January 18, 2017

Animal tests showed fewer injections needed to treat age-related macular degeneration

Hospital-Related Delirium May Help Worsen Dementia January 18, 2017

But disorienting condition can be treated if recognized, researchers say

Link Seen Between Concussions and Alzheimer's January 13, 2017

But study didn't prove head injuries cause the degenerative brain disease

Brain Deficits in Preemies May Start Before Birth January 12, 2017

Study links weak brain wiring connections in fetuses with preterm delivery

'Stress Ball' in Your Brain May Be Key to Heart Risks January 12, 2017

New brain-scan study helps pinpoint a neurological link between anxiety, cardiovascular disease

Can Brain Scans Help Doctors Navigate Epilepsy Surgery? January 11, 2017

Imaging offers less invasive way to protect regions involved in language and memory, researchers say

'Chemo Brain' Lasts for Months in Many Breast Cancer Survivors January 11, 2017

Altered thinking must be acknowledged as 'one of the difficulties of treatment,' specialist says

Scans Hint at Running's Brain Benefits, Even When Young January 09, 2017

Researchers suggest that an early boost in mind health may help people stay sharp as they age

Study Links Stuttering to Less Blood Flow in Brain January 06, 2017

The more regions affected, the more severe the disorder, researchers suggest

Hour-Long Nap May Boost Brain Function in Older Adults January 06, 2017

Linked to improved memory and ability to think clearly in study

Seniors' Health Can Tumble After ER Visit January 06, 2017

Disability and loss of agility more likely six months after treatment, study finds

'You're Not My Wife, You're an Impostor' January 06, 2017

Brain imaging reveals clues to rare, puzzling delusions

Want a Sharper Brain as You Age? Volunteer! January 06, 2017

Study finds slight improvement in thinking and memory for civically minded

Kids With Concussion Need Vision Check Before Return to School January 05, 2017

Lingering eye problems linked to poorer academic performance

Does Living Near Major Roads Boost Dementia Risk? January 05, 2017

Study couldn't prove cause-and-effect, but risk rose as proximity to traffic increased, researchers report

More Signs Mediterranean Diet May Boost Your Brain January 04, 2017

Older adults who favored this eating style lost less brain volume, study finds

Pot May Restrict Blood Flow to Brain: Study December 30, 2016

It's too early to say if this contributes to mental decline, Alzheimer's expert says

Artists' Brushstrokes May Offer First Hints of Brain Disease December 29, 2016

Researchers hope telltale changes will lead to earlier diagnosis for those with thinking, memory disorders

Welders Showed Increased Risk of Parkinson-Like Symptoms in Study December 28, 2016

Exposure to manganese in welding fumes appears to affect movement, researchers report

Antipsychotic Drugs May Up Risk of Early Death in Alzheimer's Patients December 27, 2016

Increased odds were nearly doubled if two antipsychotic medications were taken, study says

'Emotional Hangover' Is Real and Affects Future Experiences: Study December 26, 2016

Emotion-provoking events prime the brain to remember things more effectively, researchers find

New Approach to Concussion Diagnosis December 22, 2016

Ability to process sound provides clues about brain injury, researchers say

Better Sleep May Signal Recovery From Brain Injury December 21, 2016

New research suggests sleep-wake cycles are useful gauge of recuperation

'Groundbreaking' Research Offers Clues to Cause of Dyslexia December 21, 2016

Brain scans revealed that those with the reading disorder showed less ability to 'adapt' to sensory information

Rest May Not Be Best for Kids After Concussion December 20, 2016

Study suggests light activity may help speed recovery

Pregnancy May Spur 'Mothering' Changes in a Woman's Brain December 19, 2016

Imaging shows adaptations in gray matter, but no sign that memory is affected

Some Kids' Genes Might Make Food Ads More Tempting December 19, 2016

Brain scans showed they had more reaction in 'reward center' when viewing fast-food commercials

Female Doctors May Have an Edge: Study December 19, 2016

Older hospital patients treated by a woman were slightly less likely to be readmitted or die within 30 days

Pregnant Women Should Avoid Zika-Hit Texas Town: CDC December 15, 2016

Advisory follows reports of 5 cases of local infection in Brownsville

Polar Vortex Tightens Grip on U.S. December 15, 2016

Doctor offers precautions against hypothermia; go easy when shoveling snow

FDA Issues Anesthesia Warning for Pregnant Women, Kids Under 3 December 14, 2016

A long time under or repeated episodes of sedation may pose risk to developing brains, agency says

'Epilepsy Gene Network' Identified in Brain December 14, 2016

Preliminary discovery suggests new avenues for treatment, researcher says

Prices Skyrocket on Drugs Widely Used by Seniors: Report December 14, 2016

Cost of brand-name meds for chronic conditions rose nearly 130 times faster than inflation rate

Polar Vortex Takes Aim at U.S. December 13, 2016

Doctor offers precautions against hypothermia; go easy when shoveling snow

Test Predicting Alzheimer's Would Be Welcome, Survey Finds December 13, 2016

3 out of 4 seniors said they'd want to know

Beta Blockers May Not Be Best Heart Drugs for Dementia Patients December 12, 2016

In this group, use of the meds after a heart attack compromised quality of life, study finds

Whether Statins Cut Alzheimer's Risk May Depend on Gender, Race December 12, 2016

Type of statin used also made a difference in study, but black men did not see any benefits

Was Football Safer Back in the Day? December 12, 2016

Study found those who played in high school in 1950s and '60s don't face increased risk of dementia

Florida Now Zika-Free: CDC December 09, 2016

But Texas reporting 4 new cases of possible infections, near the Mexican border

Alzheimer's Patients' Use of Painkilling Patches Cause for Concern December 08, 2016

Researchers worried about long-term use together with other medications that cause drowsiness

Could Regular Pot Smoking Harm Vision? December 08, 2016

Study suggests that it might slow signaling among cells that deliver visual information to the brain

Heart Failure Protein May Signal Early Brain Damage December 08, 2016

Higher levels indicated potential trouble, study showed

Young Adults With Head Trauma May Have Higher Risk of Jail Time December 08, 2016

Potentially serious health issue is more common in prisons, study suggests

Brain Scan Test Predicts Fall Risk in Elderly December 07, 2016

Such a test gives insight into neurological changes that make falls more likely, researchers say

Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study December 07, 2016

Finding might lead to better treatment, researchers say

Electrical Brain Stimulation Not a Memory Booster: Study December 07, 2016

Researchers found recall ability was impaired after treatment

Heart Rate Change When Standing Up Might Predict Older Adult's Death Risk December 07, 2016

People with slower heart rate recovery had higher odds of dying within 4 years, study found

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