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Researchers have revealed that that it takes more mutations to trigger autism in women than in men, which may explain why men are four times more likely to have the disorder.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 10:59
Researchers in the US say they have developed a prototype blood test that can tell with 90 percent accuracy whether a healthy person will develop Alzheimer`s disease within three years.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 15:12
A new collaborative study from Finland has found that a simple question about self-rated physical fitness in midlife may reveal individuals who are at an increased risk of developing dementia.
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A new study has found that more independent work environments may lead to reductions in autism symptoms and improve daily living in adults with the disorder.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 13:25
Finding a cure or treatment for dementia by 2025 is within reach, British Prime Minister David Cameron said Wednesday at the first-ever G8 meeting on combating the disease.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 09:57
Scientists have identified a novel therapeutic approach for the most frequent genetic cause of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 13:41
Eye contact with others declines in 2 to 6-month-old infants, who are later diagnosed with autism, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 13, 2013, 11:14
Scientists have claimed that a hi-tech brain implant could transform the lives of people living with Parkinson`s disease.