The brains of patients in the early phases of Alzheimer’s disease may likely have more “leaks” in barriers that separate it from the bloodstream.
Brain has a mathematical network that is not a language.
Something that happens in the brain causes certain diseases, study calls this as brain "localization."
Previous studies have shown that mental and physical activity can help delay symptoms relating to Alzheimer's disease in some patients. However, new findings published in Neurology show that mental activities, in particular, do not change the underlying disease in the brains of most individuals who ...
When you're talking with a person in a crowded place, you can focus your attention on the conversation you're having while ignoring the ones happening around you. But how is this possible?
The dodo bird may have been more intelligent than previously thought. Scientists have found that the overall size of the dodo's brain in relation to its body size was on par with its closest living relatives: pigeons.
What do children really think is fair when it comes to discipline and rewards?
Turns out, "sleeping on it," as they say, really does help.
The clot-busting drug Alteplase, a tissue plasminogen activator, or tPA, was found to help reduce post-stroke disability and mortality risk in patients with a hemorrhagic (bleeding) stroke. Two new studies based on the findings were presented at the stroke association's annual meeting in Los Angeles...
Scientists have created "mini-brains" in the lab in order to study neurological diseases. The tiny brains are made up of many of the neurons and cells of the human brain, and even have some of the same functionality.
Scientists have announced the first successful effort to wiggle fingers individually and independently of each other using a mind-controlled artificial "arm." The new findings could be huge for those with prosthetic arms and devices.
Sleep apnea is estimated to affect one in 15 adults. The health issues interrupts breathing during sleep, which can prevent individuals from getting a full night's rest and even result in problems with concentration, memory and decision-making. Some studies also link the issue to depression and stre...