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People with COVID-19 have a higher risk of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s

Scientists from Rigshospitalet found that people who had tested positive for COVID-19 were at an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and stroke. The...

Tingling and burning in your feet may signal this neuropathy disease

In a recent study, scientists found the number of people experiencing numbness, tingling and pain in their feet with no known cause has been...

This exercise may reduce Parkinson’s symptoms

Scientists from Rush Medical College found that a three-month community-based boxing program significantly eased both motor and non-motor symptoms in adults with early Parkinson's disease. The...

Scientists find a key to activating ‘fountain of youth’ in brain

Many people dread experiencing the cognitive and mood declines that often accompany reaching an advanced age, including memory disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and...

How the brain knows when to take out the trash

The brain has its own housekeeping service, a sophisticated mechanism that cleans up debris that is left over from cellular activity. But scientists have had...

How to eat your way to a healthy brain

In a new study from Deakin University, researchers found people who eat a healthy diet during middle age have a larger brain volume than...

7 things to know about ‘chemo brain’

Many people who have undergone treatment for cancer, especially chemotherapy, report they just don’t seem to be able to think as clearly as they...

Stanford study shows how COVID-19 affects the brain

In a recent study published in Nature, researchers found the brains of people who died from COVID-19 were remarkably similar to the brains of...

Scientists find the cause of ‘brain fog’ in people with COVID-19

One of the dozens of unusual symptoms that have emerged in COVID-19 patients is a condition that's informally called "COVID brain" or "brain fog." It's...

If your left and right-brain age differently, you are more likely to have Alzheimer’s...

In a new study, researchers found that parts of the brain decline faster from age 30. These brain changes are accelerated in people with Alzheimer's...