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*  Blood-brain barrier leakage increases with small vessel disease in acute ischemic stroke | Neurology
Blood-brain barrier leakage increases with small vessel disease in acute ischemic stroke. Francesco Arba, Richard Leigh, ... Blood-brain barrier leakage increases with small vessel disease in acute ischemic stroke ... we aimed to investigate the relation between preexisting small vessel disease (SVD) and the amount of blood-brain barrier (BBB ... Lacunar infarcts (β = 0.17, p = 0.042) were associated with BBB leakage in the ischemic area, and brain atrophy was associated ...
http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2017/10/25/WNL.0000000000004677
*  Development and application of an in vitro blood-brain barrier model to investigate intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for...
In conclusion, the optimized in vitro BBB model is a valuable tool for efficiently advancing the study of brain diseases and ... We quantified IVIG transport into the brain in the presence of Aβ peptides and assessed the subsequent effects on decreasing ... IVIG accumulated in the brain side at physiologically relevant levels and was found to decrease inflammation when low Aβ levels ... The second objective of our work applied this optimized model to investigate BBB phenomena occurring in Alzheimer's disease (AD ...
http://udspace.udel.edu/handle/19716/13427?show=full
*  Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury: References
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2003). Report to Congress on mild traumatic brain injury in the United States: ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Report to Congress on traumatic brain injury in the United States: ... Brain Injury, 19, 85-91. Blosser, J. L., & DePompei, R. (2003).Pediatric traumatic brain injury: Proactive intervention. New ... Brain Impairment, 8, 276-292. Ylvisaker M. E., Feeney T, & Mullins K. (1995). School reentry following mild traumatic brain ...
http://www.asha.org/PRPSpecificTopic.aspx?folderid=8589942939§ion=References
*  Brain Diseases
WebMD explains categories of brain disease, including those caused by infection and trauma and those caused by vascular, ... Here's an overview of various diseases of the brain.. Brain Diseases: Infections. Brain diseases in the category of infections ... Brain Diseases: Tumors, Masses, and Increased Pressure. This category of brain disease includes: Brain tumor: Any abnormal ... Brain Diseases: Neurodegenerative Conditions Brain diseases come in different forms. Infections, trauma, stroke, seizures, and ...
https://www.webmd.com/brain/brain-diseases
*  Brain Diseases | MedlinePlus
Brain diseases affect different functions of the body from memory, speech, thinking clearly, how well the different organs work ... Some brain diseases are genetic. And we do not know what causes some brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease. ... The symptoms of brain diseases vary widely depending on the specific problem. In some cases, damage is permanent. In other ... Loss of brain cells, which happens if you suffer a stroke, can affect your ability to think clearly. Brain tumors can also ...
https://medlineplus.gov/braindiseases.html
*  Is PTSD a Brain Disease?
However, as the clinical acceptance and awareness of the disorder evolves, experts are now wondering if PTSD is a brain ... Is PTSD a Brain Disease?. By Rick Nauert PhD. ~ 2 min read ... Nauert PhD, R. (2015). Is PTSD a Brain Disease?. Psych Central ... The Brain. *What is Functional Magentic Resonance Imaging?. *Brain Imaging: A Technological Breakthough in the Assessment of ... psychcentral.com/news/2012/07/11/is-ptsd-a-brain-disease/41437.html ...
https://psychcentral.com/news/2012/07/11/is-ptsd-a-brain-disease/41437.html
*  Aims and Scope: Metabolic Brain Disease
Metabolic Brain Disease serves as a forum for the publication of outstanding basic and clinical papers on brain diseases, ... nutritional disorders affecting the brain, diseases affecting neurotransmitters, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, ... genetic diseases affecting the brain, alcohol and brain metabolism, neuroendocrinopathies, viral and nonviral encephalitides, ... Metabolic Brain Disease is directed to neuroscientists, psychiatrists, neurologists, pathologists, and others involved in the ...
http://www.springer.com/medicine/radiology?SGWID=0-10083-9-11011-print_view=aimsAndScopes
*  Michigan cherries could help treat brain diseases, research shows
Michigan's tart cherries could unlock a key to improving brain function and reducing symptoms of diseases such as Alzheimer's ... All three diseases also feature a buildup of a kind of plaque inside brain cells that exacerbates problems if not cleared away ... Michigan cherries could help treat brain diseases, research shows. Paul Egan, Detroit Free Press Published 7:16 a.m. ET Jan. 13 ... Patients of brain diseases like Alzheimer's and Huntington's could find help from an unlikely source. Tart cherries, like the ...
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/01/13/michigan-cherries-brain-diseases-research/4450585/
*  Brain Diseases
Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia that is a degenerative disease of the brain and alzheimer's prevention is what ... Alzheimer's also affects memory and is a progressive, fatal brain disease. Over 4.1 million people in the United States alone ... Early signs of dementia often indicates alzheimer's disease. ...
http://homeremedieslog.com/health-topics/brain-diseases/
*  High blood pressure may cause brain diseases
... older people who have higher blood pressure may have more signs of brain disease, specifically brain lesions. ... older people who have higher blood pressure may have more signs of brain disease, specifically brain lesions. ... When looking for signs of Alzheimer's disease in the brain at autopsy, researchers found a link between higher average late- ... Study author Zoe Arvanitakis said, "Blood pressure changes with aging and disease, so we wanted to see what kind of impact it ...
http://www.sify.com/news/high-blood-pressure-may-cause-brain-diseases-news-health-shmgPAcdjfbha.html
*  What brain diseases are linked to nerve degeneration?
huntington's disease is an inherited nerve disorder that leads to dementia and difficulty controlling movements. ... parkinson's disease causes problems with movement and coordination. * ... What brain diseases are linked to nerve degeneration?. ANSWER * Parkinson's disease causes problems with movement and ... Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia, includes a buildup of abnormal tissue in brain areas often called ...
https://www.webmd.com/brain/qa/what-brain-diseases-are-linked-to-nerve-degeneration
*  Moving Closer To Stem Cell Treatment Of Brain Diseases
... cells that give rise to all the cell types of the brain - from human brain tissue with unprecedented precision, an important ... Popular in: Parkinson's Disease. * Can a blood pressure drug protect the brain from Parkinson's? ... "Moving Closer To Stem Cell Treatment Of Brain Diseases." Medical News Today. MediLexicon, Intl., 9 Dec. 2010. Web.. 26 Apr. ... Rickey, T. (2010, December 9). "Moving Closer To Stem Cell Treatment Of Brain Diseases." Medical News Today. Retrieved from. ...
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/210714.php
*  Obesity: a 'brain disease'? - Macleans.ca
This supports the view, the press release notes, that "obesity must be understood as a brain disease and that hunger should ... People generally eat for two reasons: because they're hungry (hormones in the brain tell us to eat to maintain a constant body ... "Our study demonstrates that ghrelin actually activates certain regions of the brain to be more responsive to visual food cues, ... Researchers found ghrelin actually acts on the same reward and motivation areas of the brain implicated in drug addiction, ...
http://www.macleans.ca/general/obesity-a-mental-disorder/
*  Mouse genetic model for spongiform brain diseases
Cornell geneticist Teresa Gunn displays a mahoganoid mutant mouse, a possible animal model for brain disease in humans. ... including Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases -- the mahogany-colored mice with spongy brains could have real value, according ... Some mice with a genetic mutation for mahogany-colored coats also develop spongiform degeneration of brain tissue, similar to ... But they were surprised to learn that a complete loss of function in that gene produced all-black mice with brain ...
https://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/life-sciences/report-16142.html
*  Nourishing Protein Slows Brain Disease: Northwestern University News
Protein appears to boost neurons and blood vessels in brain ... Nourishing Protein Slows Brain Disease. Protein appears to ... When Northwestern scientists replenished VEGF in the brains of a mouse model of this disease, the brains -- which had showed ... "When we delivered VEGF to the brain and increased blood vessels, the disease stopped progressing in mice." ... the part of the brain that helps coordinate movement. As the disease progresses over 10 to 20 years, patients eventually die ...
http://www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2011/10/protein-brain-disease-opal.html
*  Brain Diseases | Effective Health Care Program
Some brain. diseases are genetic. And we do not know what causes some. brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease. ... Brain Diseases. Brain Diseases Ventricular Arrhythmias and Cerebrovascular Events in the Elderly Using Conventional and ... The symptoms of brain diseases vary widely depending on the specific problem. In some. cases, damage is permanent. In other ... Loss of brain cells, which happens if you suffer a stroke, can affect your ability to think clearly. Brain tumors can also ...
https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/health-topics/brain-diseases
*  Europe Launches Massive Brain-Disease Program | Science | AAAS
Europe Launches Massive Brain-Disease Program. By Science News Staff. Nov. 14, 1996 , 7:00 PM. ... LONDON--The specter of a fatal disease that eats away brain tissue has scared up serious new money for European scientists. The ... U.S. diplomats in Cuba have unusual brain syndrome, but there's no proof they were attacked, study says By Richard Stone. Feb. ... popularly known as mad cow disease--and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in humans. ...
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/1996/11/europe-launches-massive-brain-disease-program
*  Signs of Brain Disease Found in Living NFL Players
Possible signs of a degenerative brain disease linked to concussions have been found in several living former professional ... A buildup of tau has also been linked to Alzheimer's disease.). The results showed FDDNP levels were higher in the brains of ... Previously, the brain disease, called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, had been diagnosed only after autopsy. ... Possible signs of a degenerative brain disease linked to concussions have been found in several living former professional ...
https://www.yahoo.com/news/signs-brain-disease-found-living-nfl-players-191404301.html?.tsrc=samsungwn&ref=gs
*  Symptoms of white matter brain disease
... which creates a large portion of the brain. The primary form of white matter brain disease is multiple sclerosis, which results ... White matter brain disease results in the degeneration of white matter, ... White matter brain disease results in the degeneration of white matter, which creates a large portion of the brain. The primary ... White matter brain diseases have a variety of different symptoms that can impair visual, motor, sensory and cognitive functions ...
https://www.ehow.co.uk/about_5124962_symptoms-white-matter-brain-disease.html
*  Junior Seau Had Brain Disease CTE
Results of an NIH study of Seau's brain revealed abnormalities... Sports News Summaries. , Newser ... NFL great Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May, the National Institutes of Health ... Newser) - NFL great Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May, the National Institutes of ... Boston University's center for study of the disease reported last month that 34 former pro players and nine who played only ...
http://www.newser.com/story/160740/junior-seau-had-brain-disease-cte.html
*  Brain Disease Kills Canadian - tribunedigital-orlandosentinel
... disease, officials said Thursday. The unidentified man, said to be younger ... A Canadian man has died in the country's first confirmed case of the human brain condition linked to 'mad-cow' ... TORONTO -- A Canadian man has died in the country's first confirmed case of the human brain condition linked to "mad-cow" ... The unidentified man, said to be younger than 50, contracted the "new variant" form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease while in ...
http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2002-08-09/news/0208090176_1_creutzfeldt-jakob-canadian-man-toronto
*  Junior Seau Had Brain Disease - The New York Times
Seau's brain," according to the statement. Tau has been found in the brains of those with Alzheimer's disease and other ... Since C.T.E. was diagnosed in the brain of the former Eagles defensive back Andre Waters after his suicide in 2006, the disease ... Seau Had Brain Disease Found in Other Ex-Players. Order Reprints , Today's Paper , Subscribe ... The former N.F.L. linebacker Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated head trauma when he committed ...
https://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/sports/football/junior-seau-suffered-from-brain-disease.html?hp
*  Mentally Active Lifestyle Protects from Brain Disease
New research suggests a lifestyle that stimulates and challenges the brain may provide protective benefits from memory and ... Mentally Active Lifestyle Protects from Brain Disease. By Rick Nauert PhD Associate News Editor ... Nauert PhD, R. (2018). Mentally Active Lifestyle Protects from Brain Disease. Psych Central. Retrieved on January 20, 2019, ... The Brain. Functional Magentic Resonance Imaging Types of Brain Imaging Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Treatment of ...
https://psychcentral.com/news/2010/06/16/mentally-active-lifestyle-protects-from-brain-disease/14630.html
*  Having the guts to arrest brain disease | New Scientist
nerve and brain damage, and halt the slow degeneration seen in disorders. such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease. This is ... raised by other brain implant techniques. For Parkinson's disease, these. include implanting tissue taken from aborted fetuses ... For disorders such as Parkinson's disease, in which brain function deteriorates. with diminishing levels of the ... they survive and grow in the brains of rats, raising the prospect of repairing. damaged brain or spinal tissue with ...
https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg13918901-300-having-the-guts-to-arrest-brain-disease/
*  Brain Disease Found In NFL Players - Slashdot
... researchers announced today that 34 NFL players whose brains were studied suffered from CTE, a degenerative brain disease ... Submission: Brain disease found in NFL players. NIH Neuroscientists: Junior Seau Had Brain Disease Caused By Hits To the Head. ... Brain Disease Found In NFL Players 271 Posted by Soulskill on Tuesday December 04, 2012 @11:11PM. from the do-you-mean-smashing ... Of the 35 professional football players' brains donated, only one had no evidence of the disease, according to the study." It's ...
https://science.slashdot.org/story/12/12/05/0130229/brain-disease-found-in-nfl-players?sdsrc=next