Major study of cell phones and children’s cognition

Jul 21, 2014 by

Scientists in the UK are now doing the largest study in the world on the effects of cell phones and other wireless technologies on children’s cognitive development....

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Omega-3s during pregnancy doesn’t affect cognition of ...

Jul 20, 2014 by

Taking Omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy does not appear to improve the cognitive outcome of the child....

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Self-repair in brain may preserve function

Jul 19, 2014 by

Certain parts of the brain have the ability to self-repair and make new brain cells. Boosting this ability may help preserve the brain in neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s....

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Reduced motor skills in early infancy may be autism

Jul 18, 2014 by

Research out of the Kennedy Krieger Institute indicates that limit motor skills in early infancy may be a trait of autism....

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ADHD and trauma often linked

Jul 17, 2014 by

Researchers have found that kids with ADHD usually have significantly higher rates of trauma than those without ADHD, including poverty, divorce, neighborhood violence and substance abuse among family members....

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Study says ADHD drugs don’t increase suicide risk

Jul 16, 2014 by

A new study from Sweden indicates that ADHD drugs don’t increase the risk of suicide attempts or suicide....

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Blocking endocannabinoids may trigger early Alzheimer’...

Jul 15, 2014 by

New research from the Stanford University School of Medicine indicates that blocking the brain’s “marijuana” – endocannabinoids– may trigger early Alzheimer’s....

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