Researchers have discovered the mechanism linked to stroke damage and brain function, thus paving the way to develop a new drug target to block brain damage.
Spinal cord injuries (SCI) may cause progressive brain degeneration, says a new research.
The bass player for the heavy metal band Black Tusk has died after being critically injured in a weekend motorcycle crash near his Georgia home.
Infants with a rare form of a insulin disease that may lead to brain damage and death can now be identified earlier, thanks to a test developed by researchers from the University of Manchester in Britain.
Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that stopping the body's immune system from killing brain cells can reduce the brain damage caused by head injuries.
A team of researchers discovered a new mechanism that repairs brain after a stroke.
A new study has recently revealed that kids living in megacities are more prone to brain damage from air pollution.
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy can help reverse brain damage caused by severe sleep apnea, says a study.
Researchers have identified the area of brain that is involved in multitasking and how people can train it to be better at the skill.
Engineering a protein, research shows, may prevent brain damage in civilians and soldiers exposed to poisonous chemicals - particularly those in pesticides and chemical weapons.
Anthropologists have unearthed a 100,000-year-old skeleton of a child in Israel who may have died because of a brain injury - the oldest evidence of brain damage in a modern human.
Can our immune system trigger memory impairment and cognitive dysfunction leading to chronic neurological diseases? Researchers at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio believe so.
Researchers have said that chronic brain damage may not be as prevalent in NFL players as thought.
Are people with episodic amnesia really "stuck in time" as is widely assumed? No, asserts a new research.
Child abuse can reduce the volume of grey matter in the brain that is responsible for processing information, a new study has found.
Men may take longer to recover and show more brain damage than women do in concussions, according to a study.
People who are unable to recognise faces owing to face blindness following brain damage can still learn to distinguish between other types of very similar objects, researchers said.
Diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure in in middle age can significantly increase the risk of brain damage which could lead to problems like dememtia and memory loss later in life.
Researchers have said that a molecular substance occurring naturally in humans and rats was found to "substantially reduce" brain damage after an acute stroke.
Damage to the brain may still occur even if symptoms of traumatic brain injury are not present, scientists, including one of Indian origin, suggest.
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Day in Pics: 27th January
Showbiz World - January 27, 2015