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Researchers successfully test memory boosting brain implant on humans, improving short-term and working memory. Potential future applications could improve the prognosis for people suffering from memory loss and other conditions.
New research overturns 50 years of thinking that the hippocampus is the primary site of short-term memory. Players in memory include the hippocampus, prefrontal cortex, amygdala and the temporal lobe.
[DIGEST: CNN, American Heart Association, Framingham Heart Study, NBC, Washington Post, Newsheart, Stroke Association, USAToday, CBS] According to new research, a possible connection exists between soft drinks with artificial sweeteners and the risk of stroke or dementia. This latest discovery relies upon an underlying long-term study of people’s beverage habits during the target age-ranges for … Continued
New research shows trazadone and DBM, an antidepressant and a drug currently involved in cancer trials, may halt the progression or even help improve symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases. The drugs help by stopping a natural self-defense mechanism when faulty proteins enter a cell and produce their own proteins; the protective response–ceasing production of regular proteins, actually causes the symptomology of the neurodegenerative diseases.
A company in Japan has developed decals embedded with QR codes to be placed on elderly dementia patients’ fingernails.
Marijuana compounds could fight aging of the brain.
Popular heartburn meds may cause serious health problems
The incidence of ADHD in the elderly is higher than previously thought, and woefully under-diagnosed.