|Children's Cells Live Inside Mother's Brain, Scientists Discover; May Help ...|
Scientists came upon this discovery by examining the brains of deceased women, and searching for the presence of cells containing the male "Y" chromosome. They found pertinent cells in more than 60 percent of the brains and in multiple brain regions.
Headlines & Global News - Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:18
|Fat in brain linked to Alzheimer's disease, study finds|
Fatty deposits in the brain could be linked to Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds. Researchers in at the University of Montreal in Canada discovered a build-up of fat in the brains of nine patients who died of the disease. They also looked at mice ...
OregonLive.com - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:37
|Abnormal fat build-up in brain may accelerate Alzheimer's disease|
UPI.com - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:30
|Brain Fat May Trigger Alzheimer's|
PsychCentral.com (blog) - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:30
|Alzheimer's disease thought to be accelerated by an abnormal build-up of fat ...|
Medical Xpress - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:18
|Fat deposits in the brain may be an Alzheimer's trigger|
ConsumerAffairs - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:41
|Fat deposits in brain hasten Alzheimer's disease|
The Nation - Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:15
|Scientists find the brain's missing 'pipes'|
“This incredible finding completely changes our understanding of how the brain is cleared of excess fluid and gives a chance to look at brain diseases from a completely new angle.” As to why the discovery took this long, Kipnis explained that it could ...
Washington Post - Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:30
|A new option for patients with brain diseases|
A new option for patients with brain diseases. Posted: Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:00 am. Rules of Conduct. 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming ...
Paragould Daily Press - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:49
|Your Brain, Your Disease, Your Self|
WHEN does the deterioration of your brain rob you of your identity, and when does it not? Alzheimer's, the neurodegenerative disease that erodes old memories and the ability to form new ones, has a reputation as a ruthless plunderer of selfhood. People ...
New York Times - Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:17
|Knut the polar bear cub collapsed and died of a rare form of brain disease|
Knut won hearts around the world when he was rejected by his mother and raised by keepers at Berlin Zoo. But in 2011, he collapsed and died in front of 600 visitors. Vets concluded that encephalitis - a swelling of the brain - caused him to fall and ...
Daily Mail - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:21
|Mystery of polar bear Knut's disease finally solved|
(e) Science News (press release) (registration) - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:24
|Knut the polar bear died of autoimmune illness usually found in humans|
The Guardian - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:00
|Knut polar bear death riddle solved|
BBC News - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:20
|Knut the polar bear: mysterious death finally explained by scientists|
Yahoo News UK - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:07
|Scientists solve mystery of polar bear Knut's death|
Reuters - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:11
|NFL's real cover-up: Crippling brain diseases|
Because of the ham-handedness of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the inane “deflategate” scandal, which has been the dominant NFL headline this offseason, was pushed to the sidelines last weekend and replaced by a genuinely important issue facing the ...
Las Vegas Sun - Fri, 14 Aug 2015 02:00
|Cases of Fatal Brain Disease Showing Up Decades After Infection|
A few hundred people around the world caught a rare and fatal brain disease from contaminated growth hormone treatments they received during the 1950s through 1980s. Now, although use of the contaminated hormone stopped decades ago, scientists say ...
Live Science - Wed, 19 Aug 2015 04:31