May 28, 2020
Study uncovers clues to COVID-19 in the brain
Researchers review neuroimaging for patients and show altered mental state and stroke dominate.
May 27, 2020
Dementia gene raises risk of severe COVID-19
Having a faulty gene linked to dementia doubles the risk of developing severe COVID-19.
May 26, 2020
Sleep-wake disturbances can predict recurrent events in stroke survivors
Having multiple sleep-wake disturbances increased the risk of a new cardio-cerebrovascular event in the 2 years following a stroke.
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 21, 2020
Researchers discover biomarkers of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in teeth
Researchers identify biological markers in the teeth children who went on to develop amyotrophic lateral sclerosis as adults.
May 20, 2020
New rare disease with own facial features, cardiac defects and developmental delay
TRAF7 syndrome the first forty-five patients.
May 19, 2020
Coronavirus infections may lead to delirium and potentially PTSD
People taken ill by coronavirus infections may experience psychiatric problems while hospitalized and potentially after they recover.
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.
May 14, 2020
Aerobics may be a smart workout for your brain at any age
It's never too late to lace up some sneakers and work up a sweat for brain health.