A newly developed experimental drug, that contains similar compounds to those in diabetes medications, slows the progression of Parkinson's in mouse models of the disease, researchers report.
Researchers have disarmed the brain's response to amyloid beta using a compound used to treat cancer, a new study reports.
Researchers report, contrary to popular belief, Adderall and other ADHD drugs do not improve cognition in healthy college students. Instead, they may impair cognitive function.
A new study addresses the genetics behind why some people seem to be more resistant to addictions than others.
Researchers report the rigidity found in Parkinson's flattens off with regular use of laxatives to help manage constipation.
Ketamine may improve brain functions involved in mood regulation, researchers report.
Findings could help to design new treatments for mood disorders as effective as lithium, but with fewer side effects.
Dantrolene, a common muscle relaxant, shows promise in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Mice administered the drug intranasally had higher concentrations of the medicine in their brains, and for longer periods, than those who received it orally. The drug has been shown to help inhibit or slow the progression of several neurodegenerative diseases.
Sulforaphane, a chemical derived from broccoli sprouts, could help improve behavioral and social problems associated with ASD, a new study reports.
A new study reports researchers have discovered a brain mechanism that could be a suitable target to prevent addiction and tolerance to opioids.