Latest News

How high blood pressure in middle age may affect memory in old age

High blood pressure in middle age plays a critical role in whether blood pressure in old age may affect memory and thinking, research shows. The study found that the association of blood pressure in old age to brain measures depended on a history of blood pressure in middle age. Higher systolic and diastolic blood pressure were associated with increased risk of brain lesions and tiny brain bleeds. This was most noticeable in people without a history of high blood pressure in middle age.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Obesity, diabetes symptoms in mice improved by reversing brain inflammation

  • Outbreak of rare respiratory virus could be linked with paralysis in 12 Colorado children

  • Novel eye-tracking technology detects concussions, head injury severity

  • Beer compound could help fend off Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases

  • Why upper motor neurons degenerate in ALS

  • Intracranial stimulation proved efficient in the recovery of learning and memory in rats

  • New theoretical framework for future studies of resilience

  • New biological evidence reveals link between brain inflammation and major depression

  • Novel compound switches off epilepsy development

  • Psychopathic violent offenders? brains can?t understand punishment

  •