All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
10/03/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Alzheimer’s disease has long been thought to completely erase an individual’s memories. The clumps of tau tangles and amyloid plaques

http://www.brain.news/2017-10-03-laser-treatment-reactivates-lost-memories-in-mice.html

09/23/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Researchers from Italy have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can detect signs of Alzheimer’s disease almost 10 years before human

http://www.brain.news/2017-09-23-new-ai-can-diagnose-alzheimers-10-years-before-human-doctors.html

08/20/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

After Eden Carlson almost drowned in her family’s pool in February 2016, she suffered brain damage that left her immobile

http://www.brain.news/2017-08-20-hyperbaric-oxygen-therapy-rebuilds-brain-neuron-connections-in-girl-who-nearly-drowned.html

07/22/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

In the first study of its kind, a team of researchers has discovered a way to enhance or impair memory

http://www.brain.news/2017-07-22-rhythmic-electro-zapping-of-your-brain-during-sleep-can-enhance-or-impair-memory-depending-on-the-settings.html

07/18/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

According to new research, consumption of extra-virgin olive oil may reduce the likelihood of developing Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The researchers

http://www.brain.news/2017-07-18-extra-virgin-oil-may-hold-the-keys-to-preventing-alzheimers.html

07/14/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

If you’ve been struggling with your memory, you could be suffering from a vitamin B12 deficiency. Such was the case

http://www.brain.news/2017-07-14-losing-your-memory-you-may-be-suffering-from-a-vitamin-b12-deficiency.html

06/25/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Statins are a type of cholesterol-lowering drug typically prescribed to patients at risk of cardiovascular disease. Although they may provide

http://www.brain.news/2017-06-25-statin-drugs-found-to-accelerate-onset-of-parkinsons-disease.html

06/22/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

What sort of world are we living in when children below the age of six are being given antidepressants? A

http://www.brain.news/2017-06-22-sick-doctors-now-prescribing-antidepressants-to-children-under-six-years-old.html

06/17/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Scientists from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health have suggested that chemicals in shampoos and toys may seriously damage

http://www.brain.news/2017-06-17-shampoo-chemicals-ingredients-found-to-interfere-with-development-of-children-alter-hormones.html

06/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Researchers from St. George’s, University of London have confirmed that cannabinoids are effective in destroying the cells of leukemia, a

http://www.brain.news/2017-06-11-cannabis-phytochemicals-found-to-rapidly-destroy-leukemia-tumor-cells-in-new-science-study.html