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Nov 14, 2018
Surgical menopause leads to increased sleep issues
Study documents worse sleep quality and greater risk of insomnia in women who undergo surgical menopause versus natural menopause.
Nov 13, 2018
Pain can be a self-fulfilling prophecy
New brain imaging research shows that when we expect something to hurt it does, even if the stimulus isn't so painful.
Nov 12, 2018
New concussion recommendations for kids
Light activity, electronics OK during recovery.
Nov 11, 2018
Researchers find further link between a-fib, brain injury, and possible neurodegeneration
Study finds that patients with atrial fibrillation also show signs of asymptomatic brain injury.
Nov 10, 2018
Mild blast forces cause brain pathology and deficits, despite lack of macroscopic damage
An animal model for mild traumatic brain injury shows microscopic neuropathology as well as neurophysiological and biochemical changes.
Nov 09, 2018
Possible treatment for rare polio-like illness shows no benefit
Study of polio-like illness causing paralysis in children shows no signal of efficacy for fluoxetine treatment.
Nov 08, 2018
Brain activity pattern may be early sign of schizophrenia
In a study that might enable earlier diagnosis, neuroscientists find abnormal brain connections that can predict onset of psychotic episodes.
Nov 06, 2018
Artificial intelligence predicts Alzheimer disease years before diagnosis
Study of polio-like illness causing paralysis in children shows no signal of efficacy for fluoxetine treatment.
Nov 05, 2018
New epilepsy warning device could save thousands of lives
New high-tech bracelet detects 85 percent of all severe night-time epilepsy seizures.
Nov 05, 2018
Skin sensor could improve life for a million hydrocephalus patients
Novel technology turns inflammation on and off, affecting body clock in mice.
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