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Now check your eyes, sense of smell to spot Alzheimer`s early

Now check your eyes, sense of smell to spot Alzheimer`s early

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 11:05

New research has revealed that Alzheimer`s key biomarker could be identified in the retina and lens of the eye, moreover, the ability to identify odors might indicate the development of cognitive impairment to Alzheimer`s disease in its early ages.

Control Google Glass with your thoughts

Control Google Glass with your thoughts

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 20:58

Focus hard and you will be able to control Google Glass with your thoughts alone. Yes, your power of thoughts can give the computer eyewear commands to do certain things, like taking a picture and even posting it to Facebook.

Drug addicts` brain function similar to that of sex addicts: Scientists

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 11:28

A new has found that the brain activity that goes on in a sex addicts` head, is very similar to that of a drug addicts.`

Treating workout as `fun run` makes you eat less afterwards

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 18:57

A new study has revealed that by thinking that exercise was fun, people could fool their brain into eating less afterwards.

Drug to cure Alzheimer`s comes step closer

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 18:47

In what could open a new chapter in the development of drugs for treating Alzheimer`s disease, for which currently there is no cure, researchers have discovered a new therapeutic target for tackling memory impairment.

Cinnamon may halt progression of Parkinson`s disease

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 11:52

The popular spice cinnamon can slow down the progression of Parkinson`s disease, a study shows.

Bigger brain space leads to lesser confusion between similar memories: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 15:54

A new research has revealed that there would be less confusion between similar memories, which overlap physically in the brain, if the brain area responsible for them is larger.

Your brain may not be wired to play stocks

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 16:09

Do not curse yourself if you have not made moolah in the stock market so far. Your brain is just not wired to predict market bubbles.

Scorpion`s venom can make cancer cells `glow`

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 17:37

In what can alter the course of cancer treatment in the near future, researchers have found a compound that appears to pinpoint all of the malignant cells in a patient`s body.

Will your kid become binge drinker?

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:30

Having even a single drink at age 14 can make you a binge drinker, a research warns. In a first, researchers have developed a model that can help predict - with about 70 percent accuracy - which teenager will become a binge drinker.

Dreaming like being on a drug trip: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 17:32

Do you know that sweet dreams are like as if you are on a drug trip? According to new research, our brain displays a similar pattern of activity during dreams as it does during a mind-expanding drug trip.

Brain cancer: Biomarker to predict chemotherapy`s effectiveness

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 17:08

Researchers have identified a new biomarker that predicts whether glioblastoma - the most common form of primary brain cancer - will respond to chemotherapy.