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Study finds treatment for brain disease transmitted by tick bites

The findings of a new study describe antibodies capable of neutralizing the virus transmitted by tick bites.
These so-called broadly neutralizing antibodies have shown promise in preventing Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in mice and could inform the development of better vaccines for humans.(Unsplash)
These so-called broadly neutralizing antibodies have shown promise in preventing Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in mice and could inform the development of better vaccines for humans.(Unsplash)
Published on Apr 12, 2021 03:48 PM IST
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Mystery brain disorder in Canada. All you need to know

  • Public health officials in the province have been tracking 43 cases of the unknown brain disease since 2015 when it was first identified, The Guardian reported.
Officials have also linked five deaths with the unknown brain disease.(Unsplash)
Officials have also linked five deaths with the unknown brain disease.(Unsplash)
Updated on Mar 31, 2021 10:42 AM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

New ways to enhance memory for those with traumatic brain injury: Study

In a novel study, researchers focus on encoding of the brain and claim new ways to enhance memory for the people suffering from traumatic brain diseases like Alzheimer.
The findings published in PNAS and Science shows how the brain functions while encoding time and place into memories.(Unsplash)
The findings published in PNAS and Science shows how the brain functions while encoding time and place into memories.(Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 13, 2020 07:25 PM IST
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Texas [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta

World Alzheimer’s Day 2018: Movies about Alzheimer’s you should binge-watch

World Alzheimer’s Day: Over the years lots of movies that has Alzheimer’s as the main theme have won critical acclaim and several awards including the Oscars. Here are 12 movies we’ve chosen that handle this difficult subject with respect and realism.
World Alzheimer’s Day 2018: Still Alice, Iris, Lovely, Still, Wrinkles and many more are films based on Alzheimer’s disease(Movie stills from YouTube)
World Alzheimer’s Day 2018: Still Alice, Iris, Lovely, Still, Wrinkles and many more are films based on Alzheimer’s disease(Movie stills from YouTube)
Updated on Sep 21, 2018 08:16 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Saumya Sharma

Heading footballs can cause brain damage in children, says expert

Children under the age of 18 may be risking brain injury and later-life Alzheimer’s Disease from brain trauma caused by heading footballs, according to a brain specialist.
A brain specialist says that kids under the age of 12 to 14 should play a less contact form of soccer which we should develop for them. Kids between 12 and 18 can play but should not head the ball.(Shutterstock)
A brain specialist says that kids under the age of 12 to 14 should play a less contact form of soccer which we should develop for them. Kids between 12 and 18 can play but should not head the ball.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Aug 09, 2018 10:56 AM IST
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Keep blood pressure in check, higher numbers may cause brain disease

High blood pressure could be linked to risk of brain disease among the elderly, including lesions and Alzheimer’s Disease, says a new study.
High blood pressure is above 140/90 mmHg. The higher number is called systolic blood pressure, the pressure in the blood vessels when the heart beats. The lower number is called diastolic blood pressure, the pressure when the heart is at rest.(Shutterstock)
High blood pressure is above 140/90 mmHg. The higher number is called systolic blood pressure, the pressure in the blood vessels when the heart beats. The lower number is called diastolic blood pressure, the pressure when the heart is at rest.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 10:01 AM IST
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Asian News International | By HT Correspondent

Can herpes virus lead to Alzheimer’s disease?

The study found unusually increased level of human herpesvirus named human herpesvirus 6A (HHV-6A) and human herpesvirus 7 (HHV-7 ) in the brains of the people with Alzheimer’s than those without the disorder.
Multiple viruses impact the biology of Alzheimer’s disease across domains such as DNA, RNA and proteins.(Shutterstock)
Multiple viruses impact the biology of Alzheimer’s disease across domains such as DNA, RNA and proteins.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Jun 24, 2018 11:31 AM IST
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Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, New York

Brain scans may help detect psychiatric disorders

The brain scans could be used to differentiate between healthy people and those who have brain diseases or disorders.
The scans could give an insight into variations in cognitive ability and personality traits of people.(Shutterstock)
The scans could give an insight into variations in cognitive ability and personality traits of people.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 03:56 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Kabir Bhandari, Delhi
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