Signal in the noise:  altered brain activation among adolescent alcohol users detected via the analysis of intra-individual variability - Bauer LO, Hesselbrock VM.
RATIONALE: Unlike its average level, the variability in brain activation over time or trials can capture subtle and brief disruptions likely to occur among participants with low-to-moderate levels of substance use or misuse. OBJECTIVE: The present ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Family-centred service in paediatric acquired brain injury rehabilitation: perspectives of children and adolescents and their families - Jenkin T, D'Cruz K, Anderson V, Scheinberg A, Knight S.
PURPOSE: Family-centred service is considered best practice in paediatric acquired brain injury (ABI) rehabilitation. However, there is no universal model to guide clinicians and services in implementing this approach with a lack of research evidence infor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between mild traumatic brain injury, brain structure, and mental health outcomes in the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study - Lopez DA, Christensen ZP, Foxe JJ, Ziemer LR, Nicklas PR, Freedman EG.
BACKGROUND: Children that experience a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) are at an increased risk of neural alterations that can deteriorate mental health. We test the hypothesis that mTBI is associated with psychopathology and that structural brain metri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Reconceptualizing recovery after concussion: a phenomenological exploration of college student experiences - Kemp AM, O'Brien KH, Wallace T.
This report examines how college students with concussion interact with and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A graph theory neuroimaging approach to distinguish the depression of bipolar disorder from major depressive disorder in adolescents and young adults - Goldman DA, Sankar A, Rich A, Kim JA, Pittman B, Constable RT, Scheinost D, Blumberg HP.
BACKGROUND: Markers to differentiate depressions of bipolar disorder (BD-Dep) from depressions of major depressive disorder (MDD-Dep), and for more targeted treatments, are critically needed to decrease current high rates of misdiagnosis that can lead to i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Isolated altered mental status in children with minor blunt head trauma - Bressan S, Heidt R, Wang C, Tancredi D, Kuppermann N.
In 2009, the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) derived 2 age-specific prediction rules to identify children with minor blunt head trauma, at low risk of clinically important traumatic brain injuries (ciTBIs) for whom computed tomog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Relationship between adverse childhood experiences and symptom severity in adult men with Tourette Syndrome - Yang K, Essa A, Noriega D, Yu D, Osiecki L, Gauvin CA, Illmann C, Bortolato M, Dunn EC, Mathews CA, Scharf JM.
Childhood adversity is associated with the development or expression of many neuropsychiatric disorders, including those with strong genetic underpinnings. Despite reported associations between perceived stress and tic severity, the relationship between po... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"It's just kind of this thing that i need to navigate": young women's stories of recoveries after domestic abuse in childhood - Beetham T.
This article uses a dialogical theory to explore women's rec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Prevention of Alzheimer's Won't Come in a Pill Bottle The Prevention of Alzheimer's Won't Come in a Pill Bottle
A neuroscientist is frustrated with the focus on a magic pill to cure Alzheimer ' s disease but sees hope in the findings of recent studies on multimodal approaches that include brain training.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 19, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Commentary Source Type: news

Exercise for Obese Children Can Increase Brain Function Exercise for Obese Children Can Increase Brain Function
Researchers found a modest increase in intelligence for children who participated in a regular exercise program.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - September 19, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

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Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from MDS 2022Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Mental Skills Slow With Age, But Seniors Gain in Other Ways: Study
MONDAY, Sept. 19, 2022 -- Seniors, there ' s good news and bad from a new study of mental health. The brain-centered research confirms that mental skills do decline with age -- but it also finds many people over 60 having better psychological health... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 19, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Africa: Memory Problems During the Pandemic? It's Just Your Brain Trying to Distinguish One Day From the Next
[The Conversation Africa] Without a doubt, we are living through a historically significant period. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic severely impacted the global economy, imposed extreme strain on health-care systems and precipitated a sudden and dramatic change in our daily lives. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sean Bretz reflects on overcoming stroke, becoming a dad
Sean Bretz remembers little from the day he had a stroke in 2011. "One morning, I woke up, and that was it," says Sean. "I just hit the floor and had no idea what happened." He was 23 years old and serving in the Coast Guard in Jacksonville, Florida, at the time. Sean was taken to nearby Mayo Clinic, where doctors found a blood vessel on the surface of his brain had burst, causing blood… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - September 19, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

FDA Approves Skysona (elivaldogene autotemcel) Gene Therapy for Early, Active Cerebral Adrenoleukodystrophy (CALD)
Skysona is the first FDA approved therapy shown to slow the progression of neurologic dysfunction in boys with this devastating and fatal neurodegenerative disease SOMERVILLE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 16, 2022-- bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq:... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - September 18, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news