Miscellaneous Neurology Disorders News

Jul 08, 2020
How non-alcoholic fatty liver disease causes Alzheimer disease-like neuroinflammation
Study may help design new therapeutic approaches to counter pathology associated with chronic inflammatory diseases.
Jul 07, 2020
Encouraging results from functional MRI in an unresponsive patient with COVID-19
Study suggests that unresponsive patients with COVID-19 may have a better chance of recovery than expected.
Jul 03, 2020
Nitrous oxide may bring relief to veterans suffering from PTSD
Veterans suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder may benefit from one simple, inexpensive treatment involving nitrous oxide, commonly known as laughing gas.
Jun 30, 2020
Light drinking may protect brain function
Study shows that for older people it could help cognitive condition.
Jun 16, 2020
Previously undetected brain pulses may help circuits survive disuse, injury
Research may lead to treatment advances for patients with immobilizing illness, injury.
Jun 10, 2020
Different hormone therapies affect brain function differently
Study demonstrates a link between brain and ovarian hormone-level changes in midlife women using hormone therapy and structural brain changes associated with aging.
Jun 01, 2020
Anesthesia’s effect on consciousness solved, settling century-old scientific debate
Billiard-like break shot to cell-membrane structures triggers brain's loss of consciousness from anesthesia.
May 22, 2020
Scientists develop “sniff test” that predicts recovery of consciousness in brain
If an unconscious person responds to smell through a slight change in their nasal airflow pattern, they are likely to regain consciousness.
May 18, 2020
Scientists find brain center that ‘profoundly’ shuts down pain
Single OFF switch dampens response of dozens of pain-promotion centers.
May 15, 2020
AI successfully used to identify different types of brain injuries
AI algorithm successfully able to detect, segment, quantify and differentiate different types of brain lesions.
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