Latest News

Brain, cognitive reserve protect long-term against cognitive decline, MS researchers find

MS researchers have found brain reserve and cognitive reserve confer long-term protective effect against cognitive decline. In this study, memory, cognitive efficiency, vocabulary (a measure of intellectual enrichment/cognitive reserve), brain volume (a measure of brain reserve), and disease progression on MRI, were evaluated in 40 patients with MS at baseline and at 4.5-year followup. After controlling for disease progression, scientists looked at the impact of brain volume and intellectual enrichment on cognitive decline.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • One out of three severely injured patients undertriaged in the United States

  • Food memory: Discovery shows how we remember taste experiences

  • Brainwave test could improve autism diagnosis, classification

  • Benefits of wellness program for people with multiple sclerosis demonstrated in pilot study

  • Physical activity in older adults linked to brain white-matter integrity

  • Researchers discover how circular RNA is created, find link to degenerative disease

  • Providing private mental health service to veterans: Hurdles, challenges, advice

  • Cooling of dialysis fluids protects against brain damage

  • Mycotoxin present in many types of food deteriorates neuroregeneration

  • Mitochondria's role in neurodegenerative diseases clearer thanks to mouse study

  •