Jul 15, 2019
New technology improves atrial fibrillation detection after stroke
New method of evaluating irregular heartbeats outperforms currently used approach to detect instances of atrial fibrillation.
Jul 12, 2019
Can computer use, crafts, and games slow or prevent age-related memory loss?
New study looks at timing and number of mentally stimulating activities.
Jul 11, 2019
REM sleep silences the siren of the brain
Restless REM sleep a risk for many mental disorders?
Jul 10, 2019
New technique developed to detect autism in children
Technique considers how a child with autism spectrum disorder gaze transitions from one part of a person's face to another.
Jul 10, 2019
CDC urges doctors to rapidly recognize and report acute flaccid myelitis cases
Intense effort underway to understand and prevent this serious neurologic syndrome.
Jul 08, 2019
Cannabis dosage studied to reduce seizures in children with severe epilepsy
Medicinal cannabis can reduce or end seizures in children with severe, drug-resistant epilepsy.
Jul 05, 2019
After concussion, biomarkers in the blood may help predict recovery time
Study results may lead to better understanding of the relationship between injury and inflammation and potentially lead to new treatments.
Jul 02, 2019
Copper compound shows further potential as therapy for slowing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Study shows copper improved the condition of mice whose motor neurons had been damaged by an environmental toxin known to cause features of ALS.
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.