Nervous System News and Research

Latest Nervous System News and Research

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Genetic link between hormones and migraine

Genetic link between hormones and migraine

Patent issued for GHB, date rape drug test

Patent issued for GHB, date rape drug test

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Researchers win Kaye prize for gastro-retentive sustained release drug delivery system

Researchers win Kaye prize for gastro-retentive sustained release drug delivery system

Crucial discovery may help better diagnose and treat children with Hirschsprung disease

Crucial discovery may help better diagnose and treat children with Hirschsprung disease

Neuroscientists have overcome a major obstacle in gene therapy research

Neuroscientists have overcome a major obstacle in gene therapy research

Exercise can help brain healing process

Exercise can help brain healing process

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Model of the central nervous system will allow oncologists and neurosurgeons to target tumours more effectively

Model of the central nervous system will allow oncologists and neurosurgeons to target tumours more effectively

Acne drug may help treat multiple sclerosis

Acne drug may help treat multiple sclerosis

Surprising levels of mercury in Cincinnati's Brood-X cicadas

Surprising levels of mercury in Cincinnati's Brood-X cicadas

Call for Bush Administration to remedy failures on mad cow disease

Call for Bush Administration to remedy failures on mad cow disease

3-D micro-imaging technology licensed to Carl Zeiss Jena by Cornell

3-D micro-imaging technology licensed to Carl Zeiss Jena by Cornell

Cigarette smoking linked to leukemia

Cigarette smoking linked to leukemia

Researchers identify molecules that underlie nerve fiber degeneration in multiple sclerosis patients

Researchers identify molecules that underlie nerve fiber degeneration in multiple sclerosis patients

New technology to measure the sensitivity of nerve fibers that wire up the brain during development

New technology to measure the sensitivity of nerve fibers that wire up the brain during development

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer