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LETTER: Local advocate works to battle Alzheimer's

I was honored to participate in the 26th annual Alzheimer’s Association Advocacy Forum in Washington, D.C. Joined by more than 800 people with the disease, caregivers and fellow advocates from across the nation, we appealed to our members of Congress ... [Published Leaf Chronicle - 28 mins ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 5 reports

TSRI scientists identify protein complex that plays critical role in learning and memory formation

Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a protein complex that plays a critical but previously unknown role in learning and memory formation.The study, which showed a novel role for a protein known as ... [Published News-Medical.Net - 54 mins ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 7 reports

Pain may curb sex drive in women: Study

Toronto, April 23Do not blame her for no action tonight as women in pain often say no to sex as pain from inflammation or some other reason greatly reduces sexual motivation in female than male, research reveals.In a first such study, researchers from ... [Published - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 6 reports

Life stressors in expectant mothers could trigger neurological disorders in babies

Researchers have suggested that trauma, illness, alcohol or other drug abuse in expectant mothers could activate a single molecular trigger in brain cells that can go awry and activate conditions like schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder or autism ... [Published Business Standard India - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Male health linked to testosterone exposure in womb

Washington, April 23 : Men's susceptibility to serious health conditions may be influenced by low exposure to testosterone in the womb, a new research has suggested.Understanding why some men have less of the hormone than others is important because testosterone ... [Published - 2 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Cedars-Sinai researchers to receive $8M grant to fund Phase II clinical trial of experimental drug for stroke

Cedars-Sinai stroke intervention researchers have been informed that the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, part of the National Institutes of Health, will award an $8 million grant to fund a multicenter Phase II clinical trial of ... [Published News-Medical.Net - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 4 reports

ADHD a language barrier

Language problems are extremely common in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and contribute to poorer academic outcomes, Australian research finds.A study of 391 children found the risk of language difficulties in children with ... [Published - 5 hours ago]
Entities: ADHD, Pediatrics, Pathology
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

Testosterone essential for men and women

It sounds like the voice of doom asking you, “Do you have low testosterone?” in a television commercial that is seemingly repeated over and over.Low testosterone, however, can be a serious malady, but one that can be easily treated.Testosterone is a sex ... [Published U-T San Diego - 6 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 9 reports

Brain Imaging Comes to Children in Africa

Brain imaging, once thought to be too expensive for widespread use in the developing world, may soon be available in low-income countries. The technology, which visualizes brain activity using infrared light, can identify the first signs of cognitive ... [Published VOA News - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 10 reports

Luncheon discusses Alzheimer's disease advancements

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -A crowd lunched and listened to the principal investigator of Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research talk about the advancements being made in detecting the disease.On Tuesday, Dr. Neill Graff-Radford told a room full about the ... [Published WALB 10 - 8 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 5 reports

Peripheral Neuropathy And Injuries Causing Nerve Damage May Be Healed With New Technique

Many people with diabetes experience neuropathy, a painful form of nerve damage that cannot always be treated effectively with drugs. In their research of the condition, scientists at University of Calgary's Hotchkiss Brain Institute discovered a mechanism ... [Published Medical Daily - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 6 reports

Crack a puzzle and quit smoking

Engaging in exciting or self-expanding activities, such as puzzle-solving, games, or hobbies with one’s partner can reduce craving for nicotine, helping smokers kick the butt, a new study found.Researchers including Arthur Aron, a professor in the Department ... [Published Hindu Business Line - 14 hours ago]


"The vision problems associated with this condition can be extremely debilitating, at significant cost to patients and the health care system. Yet there are no established treatment guidelines. We made it a priority to develop an evidence-based treatment for helping patients keep their vision" said Eleanor Schron, Ph D , director of clinical applications at NEI
"Doctors need this information to make well-supported recommendations to their patients," she said. "Further research is also needed to evaluate whether specific cognitive domains, such as memory versus concentration, are especially sensitive to low vitamin D levels." a critical building block that regulates a fundamental process-memory," said Kirill Martemyanov, a TSRI associate professor who led the study. "Now that we know about this important new player, it offers a unique therapeutic window if we can find a way to enhance its function."
"This research provides an animal model of pain-inhibited sexual desire that would help scientists study this important symptom of chronic pain" said psychology professor Yitzchak Binik from McGill University

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