Brain Health News

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11/20/2017
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Images of Astronauts' Brains

How does spaceflight affect the brain?

11/1/2017
10/31/2017
10/31/2017
10/25/2017
Hockey Study Suggests Injured Kids Sent Back on the Ice Too Soon

Brain changes persist at least 3 months after kids' concussions, study finds

10/18/2017
Schizophrenia Affects Brain's Communication Network

Finding may help spur new research

10/17/2017
Clues to How You Hear in a Crowd

Answers reside in the brain, researchers say

10/12/2017
Dance Your Way to a Healthier Aging Brain

Small study suggests it might boost memory, learning

10/6/2017
10/5/2017
Does a Drug's High Price Tag Cause Its Own Side Effects?

Treatment-related worries might make you feel sick

10/4/2017
Antibody Injections in Pregnancy Might Shield Fetus From Zika

But experimental treatment only tested in monkeys so far, researchers say

10/2/2017
Bilingual Kids Learn New Languages Better

Scans revealed differences in their brain wave patterns that seemed to give them an advantage

9/29/2017
A More Accurate Predictor for Alzheimer's?

Genetic test might one day diagnose the disease before symptoms occur, researchers say

9/29/2017
Failing Sense of Smell Tied to Dementia Risk

Long-term study suggests inability to identify scents may be early sign of problems

9/28/2017
9/27/2017
Health Tip: Exercise Boosts Brain Metabolism

Study finds benefit to area that's key to learning and memory

9/26/2017
20 Percent of U.S. Teens May Have Had a Concussion

Contact sports is a leading reason why, study contends

9/26/2017
Scientists Spot Marker for CTE in Living Football Players

Brain disease caused by repeated concussions can only be diagnosed after death at this point

9/25/2017
Nerve Stimulation Pulls Patient From 15-Year Vegetative State

But patient is only 'minimally conscious,' study author says

9/25/2017
9/19/2017
Youth Football Ups Odds of Brain Problems in Adulthood

Researchers say greater risk of behavior issues, depression in those who played tackle before age 12

9/14/2017
Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika

Impairments range in severity, two studies found

9/11/2017
9/10/2017
Football Fans Still Loyal Despite Concerns About Players' Brains

8 in 10 believe the sport causes long-term damage: survey

9/7/2017
Remember This: A Healthy Body Keeps the Mind Sharp, Too

Major heart health groups say exercise, good diet can help you maintain memory as you age

9/7/2017
Magnetic Brain Stimulation May Quiet 'Voices' in Schizophrenia

Noninvasive treatment worked for a third of patients in study, though effects were temporary

9/6/2017
Why Your Nose May Be Key to Parkinson's Risk

Study suggests fading sense of smell often occurs years before symptom onset

9/5/2017
Mom-to-Be's Cellphone May Not Harm Fetal Brain

Devices' electromagnetic fields aren't linked to problems with language or motor skills in study

9/1/2017
Does General Anesthesia Affect Babies' Brains?

Small study finds reduction in white matter among children operated on as infants

8/31/2017
Brain Scans Offer Clues to Why Some Teens Pile on Pounds

Imaging showed less activity in the areas responsible for reining in impulses

8/31/2017
New Clues to Why Yawns Are Contagious

Primitive brain reflexes may be at play

8/31/2017
Eating Feeds 'Feel Good' Hormones in the Brain

Overstimulation of this system could play a role in obesity, researchers say

8/25/2017
Awake for Aneurysm Brain Surgery, Better Results?

In new approach to the dangerous lesions, surgeons can get patient feedback during the procedure

8/22/2017
More Evidence Contact Sports Can Affect the Brain

Some changes in structure, chemistry seen in college athletes who take hits during play

8/16/2017
Pricey Wines Can Trick Your Brain

Are you responding to cost rather than quality?

8/14/2017
Researchers ID Genes in Mice That Cause Aggressive Brain Cancer

Discovery of triggers that make glioblastoma resistant to chemo offers hope for future treatments, study authors say