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These superfoods help prevent Alzheimer's disease!

These superfoods help prevent Alzheimer's disease!

Alzheimer is a disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions.

Witnessing fear in others can alter our brain wiring

PTSD is an anxiety disorder that can develop in some people after they experience a shocking, scary or danger

Brain protein may predict recovery time after concussion

Brain protein may predict recovery time after concussion

Elevated levels of the brain protein tau following a sport-related concussion are associated with a longer recovery period and delayed return to play for athletes, researchers said.

Residing near high-traffic roadways elevates demetia risk

Residing near high-traffic roadways elevates demetia risk

They examined records of more than 6.5 million Ontario residents aged 20-85 to investigate the correlation between living close to major roads and dementia, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis.

Lessened blood flow in brain can cause people to stutter

Lessened blood flow in brain can cause people to stutter

Researchers at Children's Hospital Los Angeles in the US demonstrated evidence of a common underlying lifelong vulnerability in both children and adults who stutter.

Brain and tooth size didn't co-evolve in humans

Brain and tooth size didn't co-evolve in humans

 Contradicting a prevalent perception, a new study says that our brain enlargement and dental reduction did not happen in lockstep.

How our memories become permanent

How our memories become permanent

It helps the brain set what an individual has learned or experienced as a quick instant replay.

Painting may reveal artist's neuro disorders too

This conclusion has been reached by a new study of works of seven famous painters who experienced both normal ageing and neurodegenerative disorders.

Dysfunction in brain structure can lead to Huntington's disease: Study

Dysfunction in brain structure can lead to Huntington's disease: Study

A new study has identified a link between Huntington's disease and dysfunction in a section of brain structures that are critical for movement and impulse control.

Novel Alzheimer's drug restores memory loss, prolongs life in mice

Novel Alzheimer's drug restores memory loss, prolongs life in mice

 Advancing the fight against Alzheimer's disease, scientists have in a breakthrough study, identified a new drug target that could not only improve symptoms of brain degeneration, but also extend the life-span in terminally ill mice.

Brain tumour patient cured using special technique

Brain tumour patient cured using special technique

A 35-year-old having a large brain tumour, that caused speech impediment, was cured using a special medical technique at a city hospital here, doctors said on Tuesday.

Manipulating brain activity can boost confidence: Study

Manipulating brain activity can boost confidence: Study

Self-confidence is an essential quality to succeed in the world, such as in business environments, politics or many other aspects of our everyday life, researchers said.

HIV: Research reveals how antiretroviral drugs can cause neuronal damage

HIV: Research reveals how antiretroviral drugs can cause neuronal damage

Mounting evidence has implicated these drugs in contributing to HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND).

Enzyme deficiency in brain linked to extreme hunger, severe obesity: Study

According to a study, one in 15,000 people have Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS).The syndrome is caused by abnormalities in a small region of chromosome 15, which leads to dysfunction in the hypothalamus - which contains cells that regulate hunger and satiety - and other regions of the brain.

Brain dead man gifts life to five people

Brain dead man gifts life to five people

The deceased was brought to Kovai Medical Centre and Hospital (KMCH) and a team of doctors harvested his liver, eyes and both the kidneys.

Excess drinking during adolescence can harm brain development

Excess drinking during adolescence can harm brain development

A recent study states that excess intake of alcohol during youth can harm brain development severely

In a first, scientists track human thought by imaging brain activity

In a first, scientists track human thought by imaging brain activity

Functional magnetic resonance imaging helps in measuring changes in blood oxygenation, which were previously thought to be too slow to detect the subtle neuronal activity associated with higher order brain functions.

This novel technique can help brain overcome fear – Read

This novel technique can help brain overcome fear – Read

The researchers have used a combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and brain scanning to develop the novel technique.

Researchers develop novel drug to repair brain damage in stroke patients

Researchers develop novel drug to repair brain damage in stroke patients

It can potentially reduce the number of brain cells destroyed by stroke and also help in repairing the damage done to a certain extent.

Now, scientists study brain disease using Google Glass

Now, scientists study brain disease using Google Glass

Scientists from Siberia are developing a prototype of a model using Google Glass to study an individual's proneness to certain brain diseases at an early stage, media reported.