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Aug 10, 2020
Gulf war illness, chronic fatigue syndrome distinct illnesses, study suggests
Brain imaging study shows the two illnesses produce distinctly different, abnormal patterns of brain activity after moderate exercise.
Aug 07, 2020
People who feel dizzy when they stand up may have higher risk of dementia
Some people who feel dizzy or lightheaded when they stand up may have an increased risk of developing dementia years later.
Aug 07, 2020
FDA approves oral treatment for spinal muscular atrophy
First drug for spinal muscular atrophy that can be taken orally, providing an important treatment option for patients with this disease.
Aug 06, 2020
Drug prevents multiple sclerosis relapses in phase 3 trial
Trial has found that an immune-modulating drug can silence inflammatory disease activity in a large majority of patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis.
Aug 05, 2020
Better outcomes in severe COVID-19 patients administered interleukin-6 inhibitors early
Decreased intubation, reduced mortality, and increased discharge of patients treated with severe COVID-19 symptoms.
Aug 04, 2020
Blood test could diagnose baby brain damage just hours after birth
Early blood test could detect which babies deprived of oxygen at birth are at risk of serious neurodisabilities like cerebral palsy and epilepsy.
Aug 03, 2020
Why is stroke so deadly for people of African descent?
Scientists complete largest analysis of stroke-risk genes ever undertaken in individuals of African descent.
Aug 02, 2020
Epilepsy: International researchers propose better seizure classification
Researchers propose new classification system of seizures based on a deep understanding and mathematical modeling of brain oscillations.
Aug 01, 2020
Are your gums saying something about your dementia risk?
Gum disease, especially the kind that is irreversible and causes tooth loss, may be associated with mild cognitive impairment and dementia 20 years later.
Jul 31, 2020
Your brain on birth control
Study could help explain why some women develop mood-related disorders after oral contraceptive use.
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