Is modern life making us lonely? It can be hard to admit to feelings of loneliness, but one in 10 Britons is lonely. It's not just an issue for the elderly - loneliness is rising among the young. So are we all destined to be lonely? More
Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain President Obama on Tuesday will announce a broad new research initiative, starting with $100 million in 2014, to invent and refine new technologies to understand the human brain, senior administration officials said Monday. More
Study: Brain Scans Help Predict Alzheimer’s Disease Early Alzheimer’s disease has always been difficult to diagnose — the only way to identify it definitively is by autopsying the brain after death — but scientists may now have an easier way to spot the degenerative brain disease long before that ... 12/22/2011 - 6:59 pm | View Link
Brain Scans Spot Alzheimer’s Changes Years Before Symptoms Dec. 21, 2011 -- Researchers say they can see telltale brain shrinkage years before a person develops memory loss or other symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. The new finding may one day allow doctors to detect and treat patients earlier and perhaps keep ... 12/21/2011 - 7:01 am | View Link
Brain Scans to Spot Alzheimer's May Be Available This Year WEDNESDAY, June 8 (HealthDay News) — Brain scans that detect early warning signs of Alzheimer’s may be available in the United States as soon as this year, researchers reported this week, though it may be too early for the scans to be of much help for ... 06/7/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Brain scans 'may spot Alzheimer's a decade earlier' Brain scans could help detect changes leading to Alzheimer’s disease up to a decade before the symptoms develop, claim researchers. A study suggests that areas of the brain affected by the disease start shrinking many years earlier. Detecting the illness ... 04/13/2011 - 8:03 pm | View Link
Brain scans used to spot Alzheimer's Doctors are using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to look at whether particular parts of the brain have started to shrink, which is a key physiological sign of Alzheimer's. By comparing the scans of 600 people with the condition and 600 without ... 03/7/2011 - 12:13 am | View Link
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White spot on MRI scan Hi, How are you? Sometimes the white spots in the brain can be physiological due to aging, and diabetes or high BP. Migraine is another cause of white ... 08/19/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Website
HBO: Documentaries: The Alzheimer's Project: Watch the ... A Alzheimer's disease (AD) A progressive degenerative disease of the brain that causes impairment of memory and other cognitive abilities. Amyloid precursor protein (APP) 08/17/2014 - 9:23 pm | View Website
Brain Scans Spot Possible Clues to Chronic Fatigue ... Seeking better insight into chronic fatigue syndrome, a new brain scan investigation has pinpointed what could be the first evidence of a connection ... 05/3/2014 - 7:44 am | View Website
Brain Scans Spot Possible Clues to Chronic Fatigue ... By Alan Mozes. HealthDay Reporter. FRIDAY, May 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Seeking better insight into chronic fatigue syndrome, a new brain scan ... 05/3/2014 - 7:37 am | View Website
(Chris Goldberg)Even the slightest bad rating on a credit report can have long-lasting negative affects on consumers’ lives – from getting jobs to renting or buying a home. And while most bad credit behavior detailed on credit reports are of the consumers’ own doing, sometimes it’s the result of inaccurately furnished information from financial institutions.
More than 40 varieties, mostly heirlooms, will be part of Saturdays Melon Mania at Maple Rock Gardens.
A selection of a few of the many melons is displayed at Maple Rock Gardens on Aug. 7 in Penryn, Calif., as it readies for its first Melon Mania harvest festival on Aug. 23.