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Study supports the use of age-specific risk prediction scores for dementia

Study supports the use of age-specific risk prediction scores for dementia

Study: Different types of brain damage may lead to similar concussion symptoms in children

Study: Different types of brain damage may lead to similar concussion symptoms in children

Maternal antidepressant use during pregnancy does not increase epilepsy risk in babies

Maternal antidepressant use during pregnancy does not increase epilepsy risk in babies

Telltale signs of concussions may be found in the gut, study suggests

Telltale signs of concussions may be found in the gut, study suggests

Biomarkers in the blood can indicate the seriousness of head trauma

Biomarkers in the blood can indicate the seriousness of head trauma

People with highest levels of antioxidants less likely to develop dementia, finds study

People with highest levels of antioxidants less likely to develop dementia, finds study

Study examines whether having MS plays a role in regular cancer screenings and diagnosis

Study examines whether having MS plays a role in regular cancer screenings and diagnosis

Prevalence of multiple sclerosis in Black and white people is similarly high, study says

Prevalence of multiple sclerosis in Black and white people is similarly high, study says

People who accumulate cardiovascular risk factors quickly have higher risk of developing dementia

People who accumulate cardiovascular risk factors quickly have higher risk of developing dementia

Exercise maintains insulin and body mass index levels to help protect brain volume

Exercise maintains insulin and body mass index levels to help protect brain volume

Fighters who rapidly cut weight before bouts are more prone to concussions, finds study

Fighters who rapidly cut weight before bouts are more prone to concussions, finds study

People with some types of epilepsy may have a lower quality of life, study suggests

People with some types of epilepsy may have a lower quality of life, study suggests

$11M for North Carolina work-based rehab raises concerns

$11M for North Carolina work-based rehab raises concerns

Athletes' post-concussion problems originate in an injury to the vestibular nerve

Athletes' post-concussion problems originate in an injury to the vestibular nerve

Investigational new drug may be safe for patients with mild cognitive impairment, dementia

Investigational new drug may be safe for patients with mild cognitive impairment, dementia

Puerto Rican people with diabetes and high blood pressure show greater brain structural disruptions

Puerto Rican people with diabetes and high blood pressure show greater brain structural disruptions

Older people taking statins have lower chance of developing parkinsonism later, study suggests

Older people taking statins have lower chance of developing parkinsonism later, study suggests

Study shows prevalence and misdiagnosis of post-concussive syndrome in children after mild head injury

Study shows prevalence and misdiagnosis of post-concussive syndrome in children after mild head injury

AAN issues practice advisory for preventing second stroke in people with intracranial atherosclerosis

AAN issues practice advisory for preventing second stroke in people with intracranial atherosclerosis

Lateral flow assays: The possibilities beyond COVID-19

Lateral flow assays: The possibilities beyond COVID-19