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Obesity Tied to Worse Brain Health in Children

3 hours ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

Researcher says they saw changes in brain health as early as age 9 and 10 and that changes persisted 2 years later. Medscape Medical News
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'Something Good After Tragic Loss': Donating Brain Cancer Tissue

1 day ago   |   Medscape

Families of children with brain cancer are often unaware of the option of postmortem tissue donation, and many have expressed resentment that they had not been...
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Food for thought: Obese and overweight children have less developed brains

Food for thought: Obese and overweight children have less developed brains

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Yale researchers have discovered that a higher weight and BMI in children could influence key areas of the brain's connectivity. This could affect attention span and the...
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Higher weight and BMI in children are associated with poor brain health

1 day ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Using MRI data from the largest long-term study of brain development and child health in the United States, researchers have found that higher weight and body mass index in...
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What is the effect of pregnancy on resting state brain activity?

4 days ago   |   News Medical

According to a recent study, pregnant women undergo changes in the grey matter structure of the human brain.
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Deep venous remodeling in unilateral Sturge-Weber syndrome: Robust hemispheric differences and clinical correlates

4 days ago   |   Pediatric Neurology

Enlarged deep medullary veins in patients with Sturge-Weber syndrome occur during the early disease course and may provide compensatory venous drainage for brain regions...
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Feinstein Institutes awarded $3.6M for spinal cord injury research

Feinstein Institutes awarded $3.6M for spinal cord injury research

6 days ago   |   Healio

The Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research has been awarded a $3.6 million grant, to be distributed over 5 years, from the New York State Department of Health for the study...
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Alcohol consumption in pregnancy delays fetal brain development

Alcohol consumption in pregnancy delays fetal brain development

6 days ago   |   Healio

Drinking any amount of alcohol during pregnancy was associated with changes and delays in fetal brain development, according to data presented at the Radiological Society of...
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PEBAT, an intriguing neurodegenerative tubulinopathy caused by a novel homozygous variant in TBCD; A case series and literature review

6 days ago   |   Pediatric Neurology

Progressive Encephalopathy with Brain Atrophy and Thin corpus callosum is a severe and rare progressive neurodegenerative disease. This condition has been described in...
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Motor Impairment Indicators Shown in Children With Autism

6 days ago   |   Medscape

White matter in the brains of children with autism was found to be distinct from the white matter in children with developmental coordination disorder. MDedge News
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