The link between autism and preeclampsia

Jan 26, 2015 by

New research indicates that children on the autism spectrum are more than twice as likely to be born to mothers who had preeclampsia during pregnancy....

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H.S. football players’ brain change after one season

Jan 21, 2015 by

Even in the absence of a concussion, high school football players’ brains change in just one season....

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Obese kids’ brains more responsive to sugar

Jan 16, 2015 by

New research indicates that the brains of obese children are more responsive to sugar than their fit peers....

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Brain inflammation is a hallmark for autism

Jan 11, 2015 by

Although all the causes and contributing factors to autism aren’t known, one hallmark stands out no matter what the cause: brain inflammation....

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Brain training helps memory formation in fragile X syndrome

Jan 6, 2015 by

Researchers at the University of California-Irvine found that multiple, short brain training sessions helped strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome....

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High blood pressure may be very early sign of Alzheimer̵...

Jan 1, 2015 by

New research indicates that risk factors for cognitive decline, like high blood pressure, may show up long before a disease (e.g., Alzheimer’s) actually develops....

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Statins reverse Noonan syndrome LDs

Dec 31, 2014 by

A new study has found that statins essentially “reverse” learning disabilities caused by Noonan syndrome....

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