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Diabetes and the Brain: The Effects of Hyperglycemia on Brain Health

Diabetes and the Brain: The Effects of Hyperglycemia on Brain Health

Long-term exposure to hyperglycemia may have ill effects on the brain, making diabetes patients more prone to dementia and cognitive impairment.

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Weight Loss-Focused Intervention Has No Cognitive Benefits

Weight Loss-Focused Intervention Has No Cognitive Benefits

No correlation was found for cognitive function with changes in weight or fitness.

Experimental Alzheimer's Drug May Help Repair Teeth

Experimental Alzheimer's Drug May Help Repair Teeth

The process has potential as a completely natural tooth regeneration process.

New Evidence: Mediterranean Diet Boosts Brain Health in Elderly

New Evidence: Mediterranean Diet Boosts Brain Health in Elderly

Overall brain volume, gray matter, and cortical thickness benefited from a Mediterranean diet.

Prevalence of Zika-Related Birth Defects Greater Than Thought

Prevalence of Zika-Related Birth Defects Greater Than Thought

Nearly 47% of pregnancies in women with confirmed Zika virus has adverse outcomes.

Increased Brain Activity Predicts Falls in Elderly

Increased Brain Activity Predicts Falls in Elderly

Participants who had increased brain activity while walking and talking were at greater risk of falls.

Patients With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Have Unique Chemical Signature

Patients With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Have Unique Chemical Signature

Mitochondrial metabolism is one of the pathways affected in chronic fatigue syndrome.

Case Review: Severe Neurologic Disorder With BIA 10-2474

Case Review: Severe Neurologic Disorder With BIA 10-2474

One participant was declared brain dead.

Researchers Isolate Complete Zika Virus Genome

Researchers Isolate Complete Zika Virus Genome

The researchers were able to isolate Zika from the semen sample and obtain the first genome sequence of the virus.

Depressive Disorder in Type 2 Diabetes

Depressive Disorder in Type 2 Diabetes

Patients with type 2 diabetes and major depressive disorder spent a significant amount of time experiencing depressive episodes.

NIH Invests $70 Million More In New BRAIN Initiative Grants

NIH Invests $70 Million More In New BRAIN Initiative Grants

This year, more projects will be based, at least in part, on data from humans.

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