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Your brain structure may predict diet success

Your brain structure may predict diet success

Differences in the structure of the prefrontal cortex predict an individual's ability to make healthier food choices, according to a new analysis of previous...
Breast cancer drug could impair brain functions

Breast cancer drug could impair brain functions

In a new study, researchers found that breast cancer drug letrozole has side effects that impact brain functions. Letrozole is used to prevent breast cancer...
These 6 things could cause neuropathy

These 6 things could cause neuropathy

Neuropathy is a disease of one or more peripheral nerves that causes numbness, pain and weakness. It is the second most common neurological condition after...

Coffee combo may fight Parkinson’s disease

In the study, researchers discovered a compound in coffee that may team up with caffeine to fight Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia—two progressive...

Two compounds in coffee may help treat Parkinson’s

In a new study, Rutgers scientists found a compound in coffee that may team up with caffeine to fight Parkinson's disease and Lewy body...

Stanford scientists discover why chemotherapy could harm the brain

More than half of cancer survivors suffer from cognitive impairment from chemotherapy that lingers for months or years after the cancer is gone. In a...
Why people have obsessive-compulsive disorder

Why people have obsessive-compulsive disorder

Some people have an extreme fear of dirt or bacteria. As a result, they may compulsively wash and repeatedly clean their hands or body. These people...

MRI scans may provide a way to predict your dementia risk

MRI brain scans may one day be able to gauge your risk of dementia as early as 2.6 years before memory loss is detectable,...
This memory problem may be a sign of cognitive decline, linked to Alzheimer’s

This memory problem may be linked to cognitive decline, Alzheimer’s

In a recent study, researchers found that in people older than 60, complains about poor memory could be a sign for mild cognitive decline. Cognitive...

New cancer drug may help treat Parkinson’s disease

In a new study, researchers found that tasquinimod, a new experimental cancer drug, could control genes that may cause Parkinson's. This happens when the drug...