Jul 01, 2019
CPAP provides relief from depression
Additional benefit for sleep apnea sufferers.
Jun 28, 2019
FDA approves first treatment for neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
Approval changes the landscape of therapy for patients with the disorder.
Jun 27, 2019
Patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis may benefit from more glucose
Increased glucose, transformed into energy, could give people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis improved mobility and a longer life.
Jun 25, 2019
New blood test for detecting Alzheimer disease
If approved for clinical use, method could become diagnostic tool in primary healthcare.
Jun 24, 2019
Study ties poor sleep to reduced memory performance in older adults
Study finds that variability in night-to-night sleep time and reduced sleep quality adversely affect the ability of older adults to recall information about past events.
Jun 20, 2019
Even people with well-controlled epilepsy may be at risk for sudden death
A new study findings are contrary to previous, smaller studies.
Jun 19, 2019
A dietary supplement improves skills of an atypical Rett syndrome patient
Study demonstrates potential of the amino acid L-serine to improve neuronal function of a patient with atypical Rett syndrome with severe encephalopathy.
Jun 17, 2019
Antioxidant puts up fight, but loses battle against protein linked to Alzheimer disease
Research may explain why an antioxidant that protects the brain is also associated with deterioration in areas susceptible to Alzheimer disease.
Jun 14, 2019
Researchers’ discovery could lead to improved therapies for duchenne muscular dystrophy
Tiny protein could play a major role in combating heart failure related to Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Jun 12, 2019
Promising treatment option for complex regional pain syndrome
Researchers conduct study to better understand the immunological causes for complex regional pain syndrome.