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October 7, 2021

Could Dopamine Be a Clue to Consciousness? Could Dopamine Be a Clue to Consciousness?

Philosophers have long debated questions of consciousness: what does it mean, and how does it arise? Recent research shows that dopamine may play a key role. […]
October 7, 2021

Good News for MS Diagnosis, Prognosis Good News for MS Diagnosis, Prognosis

Twenty-five year data show a positive shift towards earlier diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) as well as improved prognosis over time. Results of a retrospective study show that, […]
October 5, 2021

Energy-Saving Lightbulbs Can Interfere With Sleep Energy-Saving Lightbulbs Can Interfere With Sleep

When we can’t sleep, there are many possible culprits and researchers are adding a new one that many haven’t considered before: the LED lightbulbs we switch […]
October 5, 2021

Safer Way to Use Botox to Treat Challenging Dystonia Type? Safer Way to Use Botox to Treat Challenging Dystonia Type?

When treating oromandibular dystonia (OMD) with botulinum toxin injection to the lateral pterygoid muscle (LPM), an intraoral approach is the safest way to avoid injury to […]
October 5, 2021

FDA Clears First Mobile Rapid Test for Concussion FDA Clears First Mobile Rapid Test for Concussion

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared SyncThink’s Eye-Sync technology to aid in the diagnosis of mild traumatic brain injury, the company has announced. […]
October 5, 2021

No Protective Effect of Cognitive Reserve in Vascular Brain Injury No Protective Effect of Cognitive Reserve in Vascular Brain Injury

Cognitive reserve, through which normal cognition is preserved despite pathologic brain changes, does not protect cognitive function for patients with vascular brain injury, new research shows. […]
October 4, 2021

ADHD Med May Reduce Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease ADHD Med May Reduce Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease

Methylphenidate is safe and effective for treating apathy in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD), new research suggests. Results from a phase 3 randomized trial showed that, […]
October 4, 2021

Trial Against Pharmacy Chains’ Opioid Sales Set to Begin Trial Against Pharmacy Chains’ Opioid Sales Set to Begin

CLEVELAND (AP) — Opening statements are scheduled for Monday afternoon in Cleveland in a federal court trial to determine whether retail pharmacy chains created a public […]
October 4, 2021

Scientists Who Unlocked Secrets of Pain Sensation Win Nobel Prize Scientists Who Unlocked Secrets of Pain Sensation Win Nobel Prize

Physiologist David Julius, PhD, University of California San Francisco, and neuroscientist Ardem Patapoutian, PhD, Scripps Research in La Jolla, California, have jointly been awarded the 2021 […]
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