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
Impeding Alzheimer’s assault: Testing begins for brain pacemakers Only a few dozen people with early-stage Alzheimer’s will be implanted in a ... Between 85,000 and 100,000 people around the world have had DBS to block the tremors of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. The continuous jolts quiet ... 03/10/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
Study: Brain Scans Help Predict Alzheimer’s Disease Early Alzheimer’s disease has always been difficult ... but scientists may now have an easier way to spot the degenerative brain disease long before that, even before symptoms appear, using brain scans. People who go on to develop symptoms of ... 12/22/2011 - 6:59 pm | View Link
Brain scans spot Alzheimer's changes years before symptoms 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 them functional for ... 12/21/2011 - 11:00 am | 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 ... 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
HBO: Documentaries: The Alzheimer's Project: Watch the ... The official website for the HBO Documentary Films series, The Alzheimer's Project. 03/8/2014 - 6:39 am | View Website
White spot on MRI scan I have been suffering from dizziness since Jan 08, I also regularly get headaches. My consultant referred me for a MRI scan, after my scan I seen the ... 03/8/2014 - 2:21 am | View Website
High-resolution scans pinpoint part of brain where ... Alzheimer's disease could be diagnosed earlier after scientists pinpointed where it starts in the brain. The discovery means patients could benefit from ... 12/23/2013 - 1:15 pm | View Website
A first for the NHS, scan that can spot Alzheimer's | Mail ... It could also help doctors to confirm an existing diagnosis of Alzheimer’s, ensuring people get the treatment they need. The World Health Organisation ... 12/11/2013 - 7:35 pm | View Website
How Brain Scans Could Become EKGs for Mental Disorders ... If EKGs can detect potential problems in heart function, then doctors are asking why brain scans can’t be used in the same way, to identify disorders ... 06/28/2013 - 2:55 pm | View Website
A new crowdfunding project aims to put the power to fight colony collapse disorder in the hands of everyday people. Now, anyone can log on and download a simple design for their own internet-connected beehive. These hives do more than provide a home for local bee populations — they also give scientists new tools to monitor global bee health using specialized sensors which track geolocation, humidity, temperature, bee numbers, and even the mood of the colony.
Readers offer recipes to help Palos Hills woman seeking "Walnuss finger" recipePat Prindeville's request for, among other items, a "Walnuss finger" cookie recipe ("Search for old recipes comes up with just one," Daley Question, Good Eating, Feb. 12, 2014) yielded no results from the Chicago Tribune archives. Readers were moved to submit various recipes they thought fit the bill – thanks to all who weighed in.
Dear Amy : My boyfriend and I have been together for about seven months, and we're planning on him moving into my condo in a few months. I really love him and can see a future with him, but I'm really anxious about living with someone, since I've never done that before, despite being in some long relationships.