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
Brain scans used to spot Alzheimer's Brain scans are being used to spot the early stages of Alzheimer's disease in a UK-based pilot that could revolutionise its diagnosis. Doctors are using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to look at whether particular parts of the brain have started to ... 10/11/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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 - 7:04 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
Abnormal Brain MRI please help. i am a 39 y/o overweight female. i had left sided weakness last year and had a mri. it showed a small spot on the right side of my brain. the ... 10/26/2014 - 8:21 pm | View Website
What Do Dark Spots On A Brain Scan Mean? You might also like... What Does White Matter On A Brain Scan Mean? Health. White spots on a brain scan could be caused by several different factors. 10/26/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Website
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Brain PET Scan : Purpose, Procedure & Risks Your doctor will provide you with complete instructions to help you prepare for your brain PET scan. Alert your doctor to any medications you may be taking, whether ... 10/26/2014 - 8:33 am | View Website
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 ... 10/25/2014 - 8:15 pm | View Website
A girl shot during a rampage at a Washington state high school last week that left two other girls dead along with the gunman has died from her wounds, Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett said on Friday.
A North Shore man who assumed for nearly 50 years that he was the only person allegedly molested by former Winnetka teacher William Bricker recalls the Google search that the man said lifted a decadeslong burden from his shoulders.
A British man with a fear of spiders went under the knife and came out a brave, arachnid-loving new man after his left amygdala was removed, scientists say. The amygdala is an almond-shaped set of neurons which are linked to both fear responses and pleasure.