|Romney legacy expands to brain diseases|
... and their expansive political network that will assemble scores of the world's most accomplished doctors and scientists to collaborate against five neurological diseases that have no cure: multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's, ALS, Parkinson's and brain ...
MyFox Chicago - Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:07
|Alzheimer's researchers turn to Halifax brain bank|
Many scientists worldwide who need donated human brains for their research on Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases turn to a laboratory in Halifax. The Maritime Brain Tissue Bank at Dalhousie University is one of a handful of Canadian brain ...
CBC.ca - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:45
|Exercise for your brain|
Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:48
|Pot products to treat brain injuries and pets|
KannaLife hopes its products will help treat degenerative brain diseases for patients—including professional athletes. The medications are designed to help those with Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy or CTE, which is a degenerative brain ailment found ...
CNBC - Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:48
|New front in war on Alzheimer's and other protein-linked brain diseases|
A surprise discovery that overturns decades of thinking about how the body fixes proteins that come unraveled greatly expands opportunities for therapies to prevent diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, which have been linked to the ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:00
|Study on Neurons' Function Provide Insight on Alzheimer's, Other Brain Diseases|
The variability of the neurons, which are responsible for the interpretation and transmission of information through electrical and chemical signals, may lead to a better understanding of the causes of brain disorders and neural diseases, such as ...
Alzheimer's News Today - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:22
|Study: 96% of Deceased NFL Players' Brains Had Degenerative Disease|
The brains of 76 out of 79 (96%) of deceased NFL players showed signs of a degenerative brain disease, according to a study released Tuesday by the nation's largest brain bank. The Department of Veterans Affairs' brain repository in Massachusetts, ...
TIME - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:15
|76 of 79 deceased NFL players' brains had evidence of degenerative disease|
The Verge - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:48
|76 of 79 Deceased NFL Players Found to Have Brain Disease|
FRONTLINE - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:56
|Brain Injury In Sport Is An Unfolding Tragedy – We're Only Now Starting To ...|
Science 2.0 - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:00
|76 Of 79 Deceased NFL Players Had Brain Disease, Frontline Reports|
A shocking report from PBS Frontline says 76 of 79 deceased NFL players suffered from the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). CTE is caused by repeated head trauma, where the functioning of the brain is interrupted and ...
Huffington Post - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:47
|Can Celiac Disease Affect the Brain?|
That, along with an odd rash, prompted Dr. Lagrange to think beyond the brain. Antibody tests, followed by an intestinal biopsy, indicated celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder of the gut triggered by the gluten proteins in wheat and other grains ...
New York Times - Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:58