Latest News

Sleep apnea common among stroke-related brainstem injuries

People whose brainstems are affected by their stroke have a significantly higher prevalence of sleep apnea than those who have stroke-related injury elsewhere in the brain, according to new research. Sleep apnea is marked by interrupted breathing during sleep and can lead to serious health problems including heart disease and stroke.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Psychopathic violent offenders? brains can?t understand punishment

  • Brain region vulnerable to aging is larger in those with longevity gene variant

  • That's using your head: Brain regulates fat metabolism, potentially stopping disease

  • Drug candidates can block pathway associated with cell death in Parkinson's disease

  • MRIs link impaired brain activity to inability to regulate emotions in autism

  • Neuroscience researchers believe in quitting smoking gradually

  • Brain white matter changes seen in children who experience neglect

  • Study of former NFL players reveals specifics of concussive brain damage

  • Brain study sheds light on how children with autism process social play

  • Cochlear implant users can hear, feel the beat in music

  •