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People with autism have different brain cells from birth

Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition that researchers are now tracing back to prenatal development, even though the disorder is not diagnosed until at least...

Your brain gets bigger if you’re anxious and depressed

In a new study, researchers found depression is linked to areas of the brain shrinking in size, but when depression is paired with anxiety...

Scientists find new therapy to reverse memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study, researchers have discovered a world-first new treatment that reverses the effects of memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease in a...

COVID-19 linked to this type of stroke, new study shows

In a new study, researchers found examined the association between coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and stroke subtypes. They found that patients with COVID-19 presenting with acute...

30 million Americans are infected with a brain parasite spread by cats, contaminated meat

More than 30 million Americans are infected with a brain parasite spread by cats and contaminated meat, but most will never show symptoms. In a...

Brain stimulation may herald a new treatment for depression

Depression is a growing problem in Canada and elsewhere, and one of the most important public health issues today, says the World Health Organization...

This therapy could strongly boost cognitive functions in older people

In a new study, researchers demonstrated for the first time that hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) can strongly enhance the cognitive performance of healthy older...

This neurological disorder is linked to COVID-19

The patient in the case report (let’s call him Tom) was 54 and in good health. For two days in May, he felt unwell...

Scientists find new way to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder

In a new study, researchers have further refined the use of deep brain stimulation in the treatment of the obsessive-compulsive disorder. By accurately localizing electrode...

Loneliness may affect your brain’s social network

Social media sites aren't the only things that keep track of your social network—your brain does, too. In a new study, researchers found that loneliness...

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