Latest News

Hearing loss linked to accelerated brain tissue loss

Although the brain becomes smaller with age, the shrinkage seems to be fast-tracked in older adults with hearing loss, according to the results of a study. The findings add to a growing list of health consequences associated with hearing loss, including increased risk of dementia, falls, hospitalizations, and diminished physical and mental health overall.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Blood sugar levels closely linked to how our brains respond to the sight of food, twin study finds

  • Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages during adolescence impairs memory, animal study suggests

  • Striatal dopamine transporter binding correlates with body composition and visual attention bias for food cues in healthy young men

  • A blood test for suicide risk? Alterations to a single gene could predict risk of suicide attempt

  • Teen insomnia linked with depression, anxiety

  • Brain response to appetizing food cues varies among obese people

  • Help your infant or toddler cope with stressful events

  • Autistic brain less flexible at taking on tasks

  • Social origins of intelligence in the brain

  • Preterm children's brains can catch up years later

  •