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April 7, 2021

No Link to Midlife Exercise and Cognitive Outcomes? No Link to Midlife Exercise and Cognitive Outcomes?

Higher levels of physical activity at midlife are not linked to more positive cognitive outcomes, new research suggests. Results from a cohort study of more than […]
April 6, 2021

Can Exercise Prevent Cognitive Decline in Early Parkinson’s? Can Exercise Prevent Cognitive Decline in Early Parkinson’s?

Exercise might help prevent cognitive decline in high-risk patients with early Parkinson’s disease (PD), new research suggests. Investigators found PD patients who were APOE ε4 carriers […]
April 2, 2021

Simple Blood Test Plus AI May Flag Early Stage Alzheimer’s Simple Blood Test Plus AI May Flag Early Stage Alzheimer’s

A minimally invasive blood test along with artificial intelligence (AI) may flag early-stage Alzheimer’s disease (AD), raising the prospect of early intervention when effective treatments become […]
March 31, 2021

Progesterone Effective in Speeding Recovery From TBI? Progesterone Effective in Speeding Recovery From TBI?

Progesterone may have a protective effect against the impact of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) in female athletes when the injury takes place during the phase […]
March 31, 2021

Endovascular Therapy Effective in Vertebrobasilar Artery Occlusion Endovascular Therapy Effective in Vertebrobasilar Artery Occlusion

Compared with best medical treatment alone, endovascular therapy (EVT) significantly increases the likelihood of favorable outcome at 90 days for patients with stroke resulting from acute […]
March 31, 2021

Stroke Tied to Increased Risk for Suicide Attempts and Deaths Stroke Tied to Increased Risk for Suicide Attempts and Deaths

After adjusting for baseline differences, stroke survivors have a 73% higher risk for suicide compared with those who have not had a stroke, results of a […]
March 30, 2021

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Drug Approved in Europe Spinal Muscular Atrophy Drug Approved in Europe

The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing clearance for risdiplam (Evrysdi, PTC Therapeutics), the first oral treatment for patients with certain types of spinal muscular atrophy […]
March 29, 2021

Meta-Analysis Supports Late Thrombectomy in Selected Stroke Patients Meta-Analysis Supports Late Thrombectomy in Selected Stroke Patients

The evidence in favor of endovascular therapy for selected stroke patients who present in the late time window, from 6 to 24 hours after stroke onset, […]
March 29, 2021

Heightened Brain Activity With Stress Tied to Takotsubo Syndrome Heightened Brain Activity With Stress Tied to Takotsubo Syndrome

A new study is providing what researchers are calling “unique and important insights” into potential mechanisms contributing to the Takotsubo syndrome (TTS) also known as “broken […]
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