Rapid Blood Protein Test can Detect Brain Injury in Minutes
A rapid blood test that can measure the levels of glial fibrillary acidic protein in the blood can be used to detect the severity of traumatic brain injury in 15 minutes.
5 hours ago - Medindia Health
Scientists investigate how psychedelic drugs interact with brain cells at the molecular level
Psychedelic drugs such as LSD, psilocybin, and mescaline cause severe and often long-lasting hallucinations, but they show great potential in treating serious psychiatric...
6 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Take a break if you're tired: Excessive exercise may tire your mind and body, reveals study
Too much exercise can make your brain tired too, suggests a study published in the journal Current Biology. French researchers found a form of mental fatigue among athletes...
7 hours ago - Natural News
Strong causative link between smoking and bleeding in the brain
A decade ago, in a Nordic Twin Cohort study involving 79,664 twins from Denmark, Finland, and Sweden, researchers looked at risk factors of SAH other than genes.
8 hours ago - News Medical
Does implementation of the PECARN rules for minor head trauma improve patient-centered outcomes in a lower resource emergency department: a retrospective cohort study
Managing children with minor head trauma remains challenging for physicians who evaluate for the need for computed tomography imaging for clinically important traumatic brain...
9 hours ago - BMC - 2 articles
A Scientific First: How Psychedelics Bind to Key Brain Cell Receptor
This work, published in Cell and led by the UNC-Chapel Hill lab of Bryan L. Roth, MD, PhD, sets the stage for the discovery of new kinds of antidepressants, anti-anxiety drugs...
9 hours ago - UNC Healthcare - 3 articles
Scientists discover what happens in our brains when we make educated guesses
Researchers have identified how cells in our brains work together to join up memories of separate experiences, allowing us to make educated guesses in everyday life. By...
10 hours ago - ScienceDaily
A scientific first: How psychedelics bind to key brain cell receptor
For the first time, scientists solved the high-resolution structure of these compounds when they are actively bound to the 5-HT2A serotonin receptor on the surface of brain...
10 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
'It's been a big day for me': Smith wants change after $1.4m concussion payout
Shaun Smith has been awarded a landmark $1.4 million insurance payout acknowleding the damage to his brain from concussions during his AFL career.
11 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
Potential target identified for migraine therapy
Researchers have identified the protein GLT-1 as the neurotransmitter glutamate transporter in the brain that is related to cortical spreading depression, a pathological...
11 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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Combination of Fructose and Glucose in High Fructose Corn Syrup Leads to...
Combination of fructose and glucose found in high fructose corn syrup appears to be worse than fructose alone for some heart disease risk factors.
COVID-19 Could Cause Declines in Life Expectancy: Study
The new study provides an important first estimate of the impact of COVID-19 on life expectancy, but new developments in healthcare could also affect mortality rates and life...
New 90-minute COVID-19 Test Gives Highly Accurate Results
Highly accurate 90-minute COVID-19 test called CovidNudge could make a 'huge difference' ahead of the winter battle against the disease.
COVID Vaccines Of China Could be Ready by November
The general population in China may start getting access to the locally prepared COVID-19 vaccines from November or December.
COVID Vaccine Will be Ready by 'Start of Next Year' In India
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said that the coronavirus vaccine will be made available in the country by the start of next year.
Factors Inherent to Obesity Increase Vulnerability to COVID-19: Study
Factors related to obesity leave the lungs of obese patients more susceptible to COVID-19, said researchers.
US Senator introduces bill promoting internet freedom in the face of Chinese...
Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner has introduced legislation that aims to promote internet freedom while looking to counter the increased internet censorship being imposed by the...
Flu, COVID-19 or Both? Don't Overlook Co-Infection, CDC Urges
When a patient presents with acute respiratory symptoms this fall, clinicians should consider three options: influenza, COVID-19, or co-infection, CDC experts said. And given...
Michigan reports suspected case of deadly mosquito-borne EEE virus
Michigan health officials suspect a resident has contracted the rare and life-threatening disease Eastern equine encephalitis after being bitten by a mosquito, they announced...
UK records 3,395 new Covid-19 cases as outbreak grows again
Officials have yet to confirm the final figure, which takes into account all laboratory-confirmed victims in every setting. The preliminary count for England only includes...