Exposure to air pollution in urban areas could trigger a toxic response in neurons and impact pathways associated with neurodegenerative diseases, researchers report.
According to a new study, middle aged men who consume more than 36 grams of alcohol per day could speed their memory loss by up to six years later in life.
Researchers question whether the posterior cingulate cortex actively dampens cognitive performance or monitors performance and attempts to improve it when required.
Researchers uncover a second rare genetic mutation which increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life.
A diet which is low in vitamin D could cause damage to the brain, a new study reports.
According to a comprehensive systematic review, available evidence does not support an association between statins and cognitive decline.
Women who suffered concussions during their premenstrual phase had a slower recovery and poorer health one month after injury compared to those injured two weeks directly after their period or women taken birth control pills, a new study reports.
The loss of fat metabolizing protein PPARalpha in the hippocampus can lead to dementia, a new study finds.
Researchers use peanut butter as a new tool to diagnose early stage Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers discover a blood biomarker which could predict severe cognitive decline in patients with Parkinson's disease.