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Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Major Cause of Dementia Discovered, on the site Neuroscience News

Summary: A build up of urea in the brain to toxic levels may cause brain damage, eventually leading to dementia, a new study reports.Source: …

Neuroscience

Alzheimer's: Preserving neurons may prevent depression, cognitive decline

A compound that stopped brain cells from dying in an animal model of Alzheimer's disease could lead to new treatments for people with the condition …

A new superfood could help prevent Alzheimer's, claim scientists

Get this on your shopping list...<p>It looks like mushrooms may be more magical than we ever knew, after a new study revealed that certain varieties can …

Molecule throws roadblock in Alzheimer's path

When it comes to the drama of Alzheimer's disease, the compound in the starring role as the villain is tau. It's a protein that normally helps our …

Dementia

How to have mind-blowing sex using Kundalini yoga techniques

Kate Hudson, Alicia Keys, and Amanda Chantal Bacon are radiant proof of Kundalini yoga’s superpowers—and it’s no coincidence that they’re all …

Yoga

Blood sugar Managements

Health and Social Care Secretary Jeremy Hunt is being urged to make it compulsory for flour to contain folic acid, READ MORE<p>January 31, 2018 Liva …

Alzheimer's disease found to be a diabetic disorder of the brain

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease, by noticing a similarity in the way insulin signaling …

New Alzheimer’s Drug Wildly Successful In Trials

This may soon become the first Alzheimer's drug to receive FDA approval in more than a decade.<p>The brain plaques that are at the root of Alzheimer’s, …

Dementia

Gene injection to brain could halt Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer’s disease could be stopped in its tracks with an injection into the memory centres of the brain to boost a gene which clears out destructive sticky plaques, scientists believe.<p>Four years ago, researchers discovered that a protein called PGC1 -alpha was vital for preventing the build-up of …

Researchers discover molecule for potential Alzheimer's vaccine

A team of researchers have discovered a new molecule that they say may be a major step towards the creation of an Alzheimer’s vaccine.<p>The molecule, known as monophosphoryl lipid A (MPL), has shown evidence of stimulating the brain’s natural immune defense against the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, …

Alzheimer's Disease

Marijuana Compound Removes Alzheimer’s Plaque From Brain Cells, Study Finds

Lab data suggests THC and cannabis compounds deserve further testing<p>Alzheimer’s disease may now be added to a list of diseases with promising treatment from cannabis compounds, a new study from the Salk Institute says.<p>While there has been research and trials to use compounds to treat chronic pain, …

PET points to tau protein as leading culprit in Alzheimer's - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

San Diego, Calif. – Alzheimer's is a devastating and incurable disease marked by beta-amyloid and tau protein aggregations in the brain, yet the …

Inflammation May Hold Key to Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer's Disease

A new study poses an intriguing question: Does gum disease accelerate cognitive decline in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease? The answer may be found in inflammation.<p>Aging affects our immune system, and inflammation is a normal part of the body's immune response to infection or injury. …

Dementia

Coming Out to Your Kids About Cannabis

As a parent, you may have been dreading the question even more than "Is Santa Claus really real?"<p>When your little one asks, "Did you and daddy (or mommy) smoke pot?" what exactly do you say?<p>It's even worse when your young son or daughter inquires, in a voice of disdain, eyes blinking (oh, yuck) "Do …

Cannabis

New Protein Injection Reverses Alzheimer’s Symptoms in Mice in Just One Week

Human trials are not far off.<p>Researchers have discovered that an injection of a protein called IL-33 can reverse Alzheimer's-like symptoms and …

Dementia

Nutritional Drink May Help Conserve Memory in Some Alzheimer's Patients

<b>Two-year, EU-funded study reveals a medical food in the form of a daily nutritional drink can help to conserve memory, the ability to think and</b> …

Allowing people to see their own brain activity might help them motivate themselves

At our best, we motivate ourselves every day to get dressed and go to work or school. Although there are larger incentives at work, it’s our own …

Could MDMA Save Relationships?

Before it was banned and categorised as an illegal substance in the USA in 1985, MDMA was frequently used in couples therapy to help couples open up …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Dementia

This Gene May Predict How You React To Marijuana

We've long known that pot can affect different people in various ways -- some smokers only experience a slight "buzz" while others can become paranoid or even hallucinate.<p>Now, a team of researchers in the U.K. has found a way to identify which cannabis users are more at risk of developing such …

Cannabis

Could MDMA Save Your Relationship?

Autumn* first used MDMA in 2007, in Sarasota, while attending the New College of Florida. “There [were] thrice yearly parties called ‘Palm Court …

United Nations

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

New Study Suggests Alzheimer's Is Associated with Brain Fungus

Every year, more people over the age of 65 are suffering from dementia. Researchers are still searching for a cause, but a new study offers a …

7 Things Your Inner Child Needs to Hear You Say

<b>“Stop trying to ‘fix</b><b>’</b> <b>yourself; you</b><b>’</b><b>re not broken! You are perfectly imperfect and powerful beyond measure.” ~</b><b>Steve Maraboli</b><p>Have you ever thought …

6 Ways to Love Your Life More

Many of us are unhappy in their lives. We believe that if only we earned more money, were thinner, were married (or single), had more friends, then we would be happy. What we fail to realize is that lasting happiness doesn't come from anything outside of ourselves, nor does it just happen for some …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

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There Could Soon Be a Pill to Make Us More Compassionate

Biology may have a lot to do with our behavior, especially in social situations. And that means our social interactions could be manipulated by a …

Neuroscience