Blood Test May Predict Future Cognitive Decline in Preclinical AD Blood Test May Predict Future Cognitive Decline in Preclinical AD
Plasma p-tau217 can help identify amyloid-beta –positive individuals with preclinical Alzheimer ' s disease who are most likely to deteriorate in the coming years, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - February 7, 2023 Category: Pathology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Remote Electrical Neuromodulation Linked to Reduced Migraine Days Remote Electrical Neuromodulation Linked to Reduced Migraine Days
Use of a remote electrical neuromodulation device every other day helped patients significantly reduce their number of migraine days compared with a placebo device, in new research.MDedge News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - February 7, 2023 Category: Primary Care Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Kisspeptin May Be Effective in Treating Men With Low Sexual Desire
TUESDAY, Feb. 7, 2023 -- The neuropeptide kisspeptin may be effective for treating men with hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD), according to a study published online Feb. 3 in JAMA Network Open. Edouard G. Mills, M.D., Ph.D., from Imperial... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 7, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The brain scan that proves cold water really IS good for you 
The MRI image, taken from a volunteer in the UK study who was asked to take a five-minute dip in a 20C (68F) bath, shows changes in tiny parts of the brain that connect to each other. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Improving Heart Health at Midlife and Beyond Could Lower Future Risk of Stroke, Dementia
TUESDAY, Feb. 7, 2023 (American Heart Association News) -- Good heart health promotes better brain health and can help reduce the risk for stroke and dementia. But is it ever too late to make a difference? New research suggests the answer is... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 7, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Cerebrovascular Insulin Receptors Are Defective in AD Cerebrovascular Insulin Receptors Are Defective in AD
This study suggests that defects in the insulin receptor localized at the blood-brain barrier may contribute to the cerebral insulin resistance observed in Alzheimer ' s disease.Brain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Brain PET patterns emerge in early Alzheimer's patients
A computer model derived from amyloid PET scans appears to be able to predic...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Brain PET imaging reveals role of serotonin in Alzheimer's disease FDA approves new drug for Alzheimer's disease Blood p-tau levels linked to amyloid plaque in Alzheimer's disease Researchers call for diversity in Alzheimer's disease studies PET reveals potential benefits of new Alzheimer's drug (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 7, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Stop calling it 'mommy brain' — scientists say the term is wrong and unfair to moms
The idea that motherhood is linked with a decline in cognitive abilities may be wrong and unfair to moms, write a team of scientists in an article released in the journal JAMA Neurology. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Repetitive TMS Effective for Comorbid Depression, Substance Use Repetitive TMS Effective for Comorbid Depression, Substance Use
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation may cut drug craving and symptom severity in patients with comorbid major depressive disorder and substance use disorders, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 6, 2023 Category: Neurology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Long-Term Cognitive Deficits Seen With Traumatic Brain Injury
MONDAY, Feb. 6, 2023 – Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with long-term cognitive deficits, with further dose- and severity-dependent associations, according to a study published online Jan. 27 in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Matthew J.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 6, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Idorsia's brain bleed drug flunks PhIII trial, a decade after previous flop
Idorsia’s long journey with clazosentan came to an abrupt “unexpected result” Monday morning with a Phase III flop. The Swiss biopharma said the drug did not meet the main goal of the late-stage REACT study, conducted in the US, Canada and Europe since early 2019. The 409-patient trial tested the…#idorsia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People Don't Lose Their Keys as Much as They Think People Don't Lose Their Keys as Much as They Think
Study participants recalled the positions of dozens of objects with good if not perfect accuracy, a finding that expands our understanding of spatial and temporal memory.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - February 6, 2023 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Blood Test Predicts Which People With Amyloid Are Likely to Decline Cognitively
(MedPage Today) -- A blood test identified which cognitively intact people with brain amyloid pathology were most likely to deteriorate in the next 6 years, longitudinal data showed. Compared with other measures, plasma phosphorylated tau 217... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 6, 2023 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Researchers: 91.7% of 376 former NFL players in study had CTE
Researchers at Boston University have identified chronic traumatic encephalopathy in the brains of more than 91% of former NFL players involved in an ongoing study of the delayed neurodegenerative disorder. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opinion: Stop calling it 'mommy brain.' It's wrong
Pregnancy brain, mommy brain, momnesia — our culture has learned to use the term to describe moms everywhere when they seem forgetful or scattered before and soon after giving birth. But the idea that motherhood is in itself associated with a decline in cognitive abilities may be both wrong and unfair to moms and their brains, writes a team of scientists in an article released Monday in the journal JAMA Neurology. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news