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Immune Cells May Protect Against #Alzheimer’s

Immune Cells May Protect Against #Alzheimer’s | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
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How Do We Know the #Zika Virus Will Cost the World $3.5 Billion?

How Do We Know the #Zika Virus Will Cost the World $3.5 Billion? | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
An economist examines how we put a price tag on Zika and other health catastrophes
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Capturing the Activity of an Entire Brain in a Snapshot. #neuroscience

Capturing the Activity of an Entire Brain in a Snapshot. #neuroscience | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
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There's A Blurry Line Between #OCD And Workaholic

There's A Blurry Line Between #OCD And Workaholic | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
In a new study, researchers found that people who worked far too much had a tendency to be affected by some type of psychiatric disorder, such as anxiety or ADHD.
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ANKRD55: A new gene involved in #multiplesclerosis is discovered. #MS #genetics

ANKRD55: A new gene involved in #multiplesclerosis is discovered. #MS #genetics | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disease, characterised by demyelination and the onset of chronic, neurodegenerative damage of the central nervous system. Right now, its causes are unknown although various self-immun
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Cells engineered from muscular dystrophy patients offer clues to variations in symptoms. #Duchenne

Cells engineered from muscular dystrophy patients offer clues to variations in symptoms. #Duchenne | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Johns Hopkins researchers report they have inadvertently found a way to make human muscle cells bearing genetic mutations from people with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
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What Are Free Radicals? #Parkinson

What Are Free Radicals? #Parkinson | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Free radicals are molecules with unpaired electrons. They rob other cells of electrons, causing damage and contributing to many diseases.
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Multiple sclerosis: experts speak about challenge of neurological disorder. #multiplesclerosis

Multiple sclerosis: experts speak about challenge of neurological disorder. #multiplesclerosis | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Multiple sclerosis
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Neuroscientists illuminate role of #autism-linked gene. #genetics

Neuroscientists illuminate role of #autism-linked gene. #genetics | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
A new study from MIT neuroscientists reveals that a gene mutation associated with autism plays a critical role in the formation and maturation of synapse
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Anemia Could Affect Recovery From #TBI. #traumaticbraininjury

Anemia Could Affect Recovery From #TBI. #traumaticbraininjury | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
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Neuroscience study identifies how endocannabinoids make and break habits in the brain. #OCD

Neuroscience study identifies how endocannabinoids make and break habits in the brain. #OCD | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Not all habits are bad. Some are even necessary. It's a good thing, for example, that we can find our way home on "autopilot" or wash our hands without ha
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#Mitoxantrone for #MS linked to colorectal cancer risk. #multiplesclerosis 

Treatment with mitoxantrone for multiple sclerosis carries only a mildly increased risk of malignancy overall, but the risk of colorectal cancer and leukaemia is heightened, researchers have found.
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Project Lifesaver tracking technology helps keep those with Autism, #Alzheimer’s safe #autism

Project Lifesaver tracking technology helps keep those with Autism, #Alzheimer’s safe #autism | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
HIGH RIDGE, MO (KPLR))- There’s a new push to keep missing persons cases from ending in tragedy, especially for children on the Autism spectrum, people with Alzheimer’s, or Downs Syndome, via a program called Project Lifesaver .
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How do your 20,000 genes determine so many wildly different traits? They multitask. #Parkinson

How do your 20,000 genes determine so many wildly different traits? They multitask. #Parkinson | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Scientists find that lots of diverse and seemingly disparate traits seem to be linked to single "multitasking" genes.
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Research sheds light on how subtle genetic differences in DMD patients produce variation in symptoms. 

Johns Hopkins researchers report they have inadvertently found a way to make human muscle cells bearing genetic mutations from people with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
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Experience Plays a Strong Role in Early Stages of Brain Circuit Development. #autism

Experience Plays a Strong Role in Early Stages of Brain Circuit Development. #autism | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
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8 Practical Tips for Managing #Anxiety & #ADHD. {English & Spanish}

8 Practical Tips for Managing #Anxiety & #ADHD. {English & Spanish} | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
The challenges that one faces daily, as an adult with ADHD, can sometimes feel truly overwhelming, and we tend to live in a constant fear that all the balls we
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Fasting-like diet reduces #multiplesclerosis symptoms

Fasting-like diet reduces #multiplesclerosis symptoms | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Evidence is mounting that a diet mimicking the effects of fasting has health benefits beyond weight loss, with a new USC-led study indicating that it may
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Fasting-mimicking diet may help decrease multiple sclerosis symptoms #multiplesclerosis

Evidence is mounting that a diet mimicking the effects of fasting has health benefits beyond weight loss, with a new USC-led study indicating that it may reduce symptoms of multiple sclerosis.
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1 Organ Holds the Key to #Zika's Devastating Birth Defects. #microcephaly

1 Organ Holds the Key to #Zika's Devastating Birth Defects. #microcephaly | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
microcephaly
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New Vision Issues Spotted in #Zika-Infected Babies

Finding adds to growing understanding of damage virus causes in these infants, researchers say
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Protein implicated in #Alzheimer's disease may protect against infection

Protein implicated in #Alzheimer's disease may protect against infection | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
The protein that has been implicated as the cause of Alzheimer's disease, beta amyloid, can fight microbial infection, a new study in animals finds.
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#Autism and the microbiome: Case study delivers surprises and guidance

#Autism and the microbiome: Case study delivers surprises and guidance | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
First findings from Autism Speaks gut-brain research project will guide study of microbiome’s role in autism-related GI issues and behavior
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#Zika virus affects the eyes, and doctors are only beginning to understand how. #microcephaly

#Zika virus affects the eyes, and doctors are only beginning to understand how. #microcephaly | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
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Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More. #migraine #obsessivecompulsivedisorder #OCD

Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More. #migraine #obsessivecompulsivedisorder #OCD | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say - Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter, Philadelphia HealthDay
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New study surveys genetic changes linked with #Parkinson's disease. #genetics

New study surveys genetic changes linked with #Parkinson's disease. #genetics | neuropediatrics | Scoop.it
After Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease (PD) is the leading neurodegenerative disorder, affecting close to a million Americans, with 50,000 new cases diagn
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