Latest News

Education attenuates impact of TBI on cognition

Higher educational attainment (a proxy of intellectual enrichment) attenuates the negative impact of traumatic brain injury on cognitive status, new research indicates. Said one researcher of the results: "Although cognitive status was worse in the TBI group, higher education attenuated the negative effect of TBI on cognitive status, such that persons with higher education were protected against TBI-related cognitive impairment."
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • ADHD plus childhood trauma heightens risk for self-harm, suicide

  • Researchers propose novel new treatment of stroke, other neurological diseases

  • Brain metastases: Better outcomes for those under 50 years old receiving stereotactic radiosurgery alone

  • One step closer to defeating Alzheimer's disease

  • Sleep-walking neurons: Brain's GPS never stops working -- even during sleep

  • Cerebral blood flow as a possible marker for concussion outcomes

  • Scientists crack piece of neural code for learning, memory

  • Low sugar uptake in brain appears to exacerbate Alzheimer's disease

  • Heart valve repair significantly improves emotional wellbeing in patients with mitral regurgitation

  • Insulin resistance in the brain, behavioral disorders: Direct link found

  •