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
-- neither should you have health care! - Catholic Online ... brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia. Researchers pinpointed the region using scans. They say that the weak spot... 12/8/2014 - 7:07 am | View Link
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White House sued selves over 'Obamacare' - Catholic Online Middle class postpone medical help due to cost - Catholic Online 12/1/2014 - 5:37 am | View Link
Brain has weak spot for Alzheimer's, schizophrenia The human brain has a fragile spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, a study involving 484 healthy people aged between eight and 85 years has found. 12/3/2014 - 5:48 pm | View Link
Vulnerable Brain Spot Tied to Schizophrenia, Alzheimer’s Oxford researchers have discovered a specific network in the brain that is the first to degenerate with age and also the most vulnerable spot for the development of schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s disease. The study, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, used magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to analyze changes in […] 11/28/2014 - 6:34 am | View Link
Short Menu The brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer’s disease and schizophrenia, according to UK scientists who have pinpointed the region using scans. The brain area involved develops late in adolescence and degenerates early during ageing. 11/26/2014 - 10:11 pm | View Link
Weak Brain Spot Links Alzheimer's and Schizophrenia A weak region in the brain may be associated with both Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia. Continue reading â†’ 11/25/2014 - 3:05 pm | View Link
Scientists find brain's weak spot for dementia and schizophrenia UK scientists have been able to pinpoint the area of the brain that has a weak spot for dementia and schizophrenia. The team led by Dr Gwenaëlle… 11/25/2014 - 12:25 pm | View Link
Brain has weak spot for Alzheimer's, schizophrenia LONDON: The human brain has a fragile spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia ... When the team led by Gwenaelle Douaud from Oxford analysed scans of patients with Alzheimer's disease and scans of patients with schizophrenia, they found the same ... 11/30/2014 - 11:34 am | View Link
Brain weak spot that causes Alzheimer's begins in late adolescence LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - It remains difficult for doctors to predict which people might develop either condition. The recent findings suggest a potential way to diagnose those at risk earlier. Scientists caution that "much more research is ... 11/25/2014 - 10:10 am | View Link
Scientists identify Weak Spot for Alzheimer's and Schizophrenia in Brain UK scientists have claimed that they found a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia onset among certain individuals, in the brain. With the help of scans, the scientists have been able to pinpoint the region, which could significantly help ... 11/25/2014 - 4:54 am | View Link
Brain's dementia weak spot identified The brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, according to UK scientists who have pinpointed the region using scans. The brain area involved develops late in adolescence and degenerates early during ageing. At the moment, it is ... 11/24/2014 - 11:19 am | 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 ... 12/23/2011 - 6:39 am | View Link
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. 12/21/2014 - 9:43 pm | 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 spots in the ... 12/20/2014 - 9:44 pm | View Website
Brain's dementia weak spot identified The brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, according to UK scientists who have pinpointed the region using scans. The brain area involved ... 11/24/2014 - 2:01 pm | View Website
MRI scans spot dementia signs before symptoms appear ... Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is able to spot signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia before patients start exhibiting symptoms, according to new ... 10/7/2014 - 5:02 pm | View Website
New Brain Scan Technique Captures Early Signs of Dementia New Brain Scan Technique Captures Early Signs of Dementia. A new brain imaging technique called arterial spin labeling MRI can tease out warning signs of dementia ... 10/7/2014 - 2:17 pm | View Website
A 5-year-old boy and his 7-year-old brother were admitted to an Australian hospital after surviving with their father for 10 days in a remote national park.
The trio found themselves with little food, no cellphone reception and temperatures that rose to about 38 Celsius (100 Fahrenheit) after dad Steven Van Lonkhuyzen took a wrong turn during a family road trip and got bogged in mud.
They were rescued after farmer Tom Wagner went searching for them Sunday and found them in the Expedition National Park.
Before joining a high school sports team, most students in the U. S. have to complete a preparticipation physical evaluation (PPE). This preseason physical is intended to check that a student is healthy enough to participate in competitive sports, but a new study from the American Academy of Pediatrics found that the requirements of the physicals vary widely across states -- so students are not always screened for conditions that could lead to big problems.
The study found that the District of Columbia and every state, except for Vermont, requires a PPE for student athletes, but there are no national standards for them.
Two-year-old Mason Carothers climbed the ramp into what looked like the inside of a spaceship. He pressed his face into the globed windows. His wide eyes followed flashing lights strung along the domed ceiling. Before him, a monitor on the control panel displayed a crude cartoon sheep hovering above a still image of Downtown Pittsburgh.