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Lychee toxins cause deadly brain disease among children

Bihar, known for its lychees, has witnessed the deaths of several children due to poisoning from toxins in the fruit.

13 Jun 2019 1:38 PM

Know how head injuries lead to serious brain diseases

A new study's findings could lead to new treatments for these conditions.

18 Nov 2018 2:59 PM

Simple test could help doctors diagnose degenerative brain diseases

A new study's findings suggest that doctors should measure the blood pressure and heart rate of patients after they stand up.

29 Mar 2018 2:01 PM

Scientists discover protein that could help diagnose chronic brain disease

Researchers discover elevated levels of CCL11 in brains of dead football players with CTE, but not in brains of healthy people.

27 Sep 2017 8:23 AM

Untreated concussions could be serious, don’t ignore it

Zavorsky went on to detail how this not only affects children’s health but also their learning.

01 Aug 2017 12:05 AM


Over 100 genes linked to memory in humans identified

It will help understand the molecular mechanisms supporting human memory and cure memory issues

27 Mar 2017 5:29 PM

Risk of heart disease higher in childhood brain tumour survivors

The survivors have a lot of fat that accumulates around the abdomen which later leads to problems

25 Mar 2017 9:00 AM

Deep brain simulation may help treat anorexia

Girls suffering from anorexia may be treated to improve dysfunctional areas

24 Feb 2017 10:34 AM

Eating mercury-rich seafood may up ALS risk: study

Sharks and swordfish are very high in mercury and can cause the neurone disease

21 Feb 2017 5:59 PM

More concussion research needed for women

Some studies show females suffer more concussions than males when playing similar sports.

03 Jan 2017 2:31 AM