Brain

Tranexamic acid could save lives of people with head injuries

28 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Scientists from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine believe transexamic acid could slash Britain's death toll from traumatic brain injuries by 20 per cent.
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How dementia spreads: new study says it's through neural networks

How dementia spreads: new study says it's through neural networks

28 days ago   |   By News Medical

Scientists have found out a way to forecast the spread of brain atrophy, using prior research that shows how brain networks connect with each other to form a continuously linked pathway.
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New study blames vascular rather than nerve injury for concussion

28 days ago   |   By News Medical

Brain concussion occurs when the soft cottage cheese-like brain tissue is slammed against the hard skull surface, sustaining transient and reversible injury which causes brain dysfunction for a period.
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Study shows microbleeds after head injury signal danger to brain function

28 days ago   |   By News Medical

A new study published in the journal Brain shows that microbleeds appearing after trauma can cause patients with head injury to have poor outcomes. Advanced imaging techniques were used to establish this finding.
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Link Between Middle-aged Muscle Mass and Future Heart Disease Risk

Link Between Middle-aged Muscle Mass and Future Heart Disease Risk

Maintaining muscle tissue volume may help to ward off heart attack/stroke at least in men, stated new study. Read more ...

Poor Sleep May Up Heart Disease Risk

Poor Sleep May Up Heart Disease Risk

Chronic sleep deprivation can increase the rate of biological aging and also increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Therefore, sleeping for more than seven... Read more ...

Urinary Incontinence: Simple, Easy Options That Don't Require Surgery Revealed

Urinary Incontinence: Simple, Easy Options That Don't Require Surgery Revealed

Pelvic floor exercises such as Kegels can be effective for stress incontinence and urgency incontinence, said study. Read more ...

CNN, ABC News ignore the Epstein cover-up. lying fake news media hides...

CNN, ABC News ignore the Epstein cover-up. lying fake news media hides everything from its own viewers in order to protect the Clintons

We don't do “conspiracy theory” stories around here unless, of course, they involve actual conspiracies - that is, two or more people or entities getting together to influence... Read more ...

Staying muscly 'could ward off heart disease in middle-aged men'

Staying muscly 'could ward off heart disease in middle-aged men'

Researchers in Australia followed more than 500 men over 45 for ten years. The muscleiest were up to 81 per cent less likely to have a heart attack or stroke than the least... Read more ...

Obesity and smaller brains: High body fat can reduce brain volume, warn experts

Obesity and smaller brains: High body fat can reduce brain volume, warn experts

Excessive accumulation of body fat has been associated with many adverse health effects like increased heart disease risk and Type 2 diabetes. Recent evidence suggests that it... Read more ...

The New Netflix Rom-Com ‘Let It Snow' Is Everything You Need This Holiday Season

The New Netflix Rom-Com ‘Let It Snow' Is Everything You Need This Holiday Season

‘Let It Snow' is giving people all the feels we need during the holidays If you've not yet seen the Netflix holiday film Let It Snow may I be the first to suggest you drop... Read more ...

Trump Administration Wants to Raise Age to Buy E-Cigs to 21

Trump Administration Wants to Raise Age to Buy E-Cigs to 21

The White House's proposed move is not the first in the United States: About a third of states have already raised their sales age to 21. But federal law still puts the age at 18. Read more ...

WW Just Launched 3 New Weight-Loss Plans With More Choices and Less Hunger

WW Just Launched 3 New Weight-Loss Plans With More Choices and Less Hunger

WW has just unveiled the myWW program , which comprises three customized weight-loss plans - Green, Blue, or Purple - just in time for people trying to lose weight for the... Read more ...

Parents, Beware The Dangers Of TikTok

Parents, Beware The Dangers Of TikTok

At first, TikTok was cute. My 11-year-old was one of the last to get the app in our town. It was adorable watching her practice and master so many new dances. I wondered what... Read more ...