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Losing Your Cat to Brain Disease by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Tue 09 Oct 2012 7:00am Dogpeople, a member of our community, recently related the following sad story   We just lost our otherwise perfectly healthy 5-year-old cat to a Brain Tumor. We are still in shock, and I am truly kicking myself for not noticing any changes prior to her pacing and head pressing that came up this Saturday. We rushed her to [the] emergency depart ... Read on »
Brain Structural Deficits May Contribute to Increased Connections in Brain Regions Implicated in Depression by Dan Lukasik Posted Tue 09 Jul 2013 7:26pm Major depressive disorder is associated with dysregulation of brain regions including the prefrontal cortex and limbic system.  Read the Story Read on »
Brain Structure May Dictate Behavior by A4M Posted Sun 09 Mar 2014 10:08pm Posted on March 6, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Behavior Mental Health An overview of average regiona ... Read on »
Physical Activity Helps to Preserve Brain Structure & Activity by A4M Posted Sat 01 Dec 2012 10:08pm Posted on Nov. 30, 2012, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Exercise Activity - image from Shutterstock Previous studies suggest a protective ... Read on »
New press release: Mindfulness meditation training changes brain structure in 8 weeks by Stephanie Allen Posted Fri 21 Jan 2011 12:00am News release (EurekAlert): Mass. General-led study shows changes over time in areas associated with awareness, empathy, stress Participating in an 8-week mindfulness meditation program appears to make measurable changes in brain regions associated with memory, sense of self, empathy and stress. In a study that will appear in th ... Read on »
Brain Structure Changes Found in Irritable Bowel Patients by Medline Plus Posted Tue 27 Jul 2010 9:00am Comparison scans between women with and without disorder show differences in gray matter: report By Robert Preidt Tuesday, July 27, 2010 TUESDAY, July 27 (HealthDay News) -- Women with irritable bowel syndrome have increases and decreases in gray matter density in areas of the brain that play a ... Read on »
New MRI Technique Measures Brain Structure and Function to Diagnose or Rule Out Alzheimer's Disease by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Wed 16 Nov 2011 7:44pm The importance of this study should not be underestimated. The ability to rule in (diagnose), or rule out, Alzheimer's disease is critical. A person could present with dementia like symptoms but be suffering from an illness or disease that can be treated. Alzheimer's Reading Room Doctor often diagnose Alzheimer's without an MRI, and mo ... Read on »
Heavy Marijuana Users Have Abnormal Brain Structure, Poor Memory by Bill W. Health Maven Posted Thu 19 Dec 2013 4:07pm Teens who were heavy marijuana users smoking it daily for about three years had abnormal changes in their brain structures related to working memory and performed poorly on memory tasks, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study. A poor working memory predicts poor academic performance and everyday functioning.  The younger the indivi ... Read on »
Differences in brain structure indicate risk for developing Alzheimer's disease by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Wed 13 Apr 2011 10:18pm Subtle differences in brain anatomy among older individuals with normal cognitive skills may be able to predict both the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease in the following decade and how quickly symptoms of dementia would develop... Alzheimer's Reading Room In their analysis of magnetic resonance (MR) images from two separate stud ... Read on »
Meditation Modifies Brain Structure to Yield Psychological Improvements by A4M Posted Mon 07 Feb 2011 12:55am Posted on 2011-02-04 06:00:00 in Alternative Medicine | Brain and Mental Performance | The practice of meditation is associated with a sense of peacefulness and physical relaxation.  Sara W. L ... Read on »