Regular supplementation with low-dose resveratrol in postmenopausal women helps improve cognitive function, as well as alleviate chronic pain due to age-related osteoarthritis, according to data from the Resveratrol for Healthy Ageing in Women study.
A history of cerebrovascular disease increases the risk of mortality in patients with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by 2.78-fold when compared to those with other comorbidities or without underlying pathologies, reveal the results of a recent study.
Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) benefits younger adolescents the most, a recent study has found. Those whose parents have low levels of emotional distress seem to likewise benefit more from CBT over the internet.
In stroke rehabilitation, performing aerobic and stepping exercises at a higher intensity and frequency within a critical time period can boost the recovery and improve the quality of life of patients, according to the results of a phase II trial.
Early parenting intervention, particularly the Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up (ABC), has been shown to enhance brain regions that support children’s social cognitive development, according to a recent study.
Patients with schizophrenia, regardless of medication, exhibit pervasive deficits in cognitive function, including the domains of reinforcement learning, processing speed, cognitive control, working memory, verbal learning, and relational encoding and retrieval, a study has shown.
A 38-year-old right-handed man had had epilepsy since 2 months of age. There was no relevant family history. Perinatal history was unremarkable. No other risk factors such as central nervous system infection or cerebral trauma were identified. Developmental history did not show major delay. His epilepsy was uncontrolled despite trying valproate, carbamazepine, clobazam, levetiracetam, oxcarbamazepine and perampanel.