Indian's research to help develop voice test for Alzheimer's

A study by an Indian-origin researcher may soon help doctors diagnose patients with Alzheimer's disease over the phone -- just by listening to their voices.

14-year-old Ranveer Saini becomes 1st Indian golfer to play in Special Olympics World Games
14-year-old Ranveer Saini becomes 1st Indian golfer to play in Special Olympics World Games

When 14-year-old Ranveer Saini will tee off at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles on Monday, he will become first Indian to compete in the event.

Zebrafish model to treat common neurological disorder

Researchers have found that the learning and memory components of disorder neurofibromatosis (NF1), a genetic disease, are distinct features that are likely to need different treatment approaches.

Air pollution may cause autism, schizophrenia

A new study has revealed that exposure to air pollution early in life makes people highly prone to autism and schizophrenia.

Learn how `free` calcium works in our body

The mystery behind free-flowing calcium in our body and its role has been unlocked for the first time.

Useful safety tips for epilepsy patients

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that affects the nervous system. It is also known as a seizure disorder. A person is considered to have epilepsy when he/she has two or more unprovoked seizures.

Gene mutation linked to onset of Alzheimer`s, Parkinson`s and Huntington`s diseases

Lesch-Nyhan syndrome is caused by defects in the HPRT1 gene, known for its essential "housekeeping duties," among them helping generate purine nucleotides - the building blocks of DNA and RNA.

First signs of autism don’t appear until after 6 months of age

Babies with autism don’t show outward signs of the neurological disorder in the first six months of life.

Eating tomatoes lowers stroke risk

Eating tomatoes and tomato-based foods lowers stroke risks, thanks to lycopene, an antioxidant.

`Migraine is a neurological disorder`

Migraine is a neurological, not vascular, disorder for which preventive treatments are developed.