Tag: neuro

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Circadian Rhythms Help Guide Waste from Brain Circadian Rhythms Help Guide Waste from Brain Research

Circadian Rhythms Help Guide Waste from Brain

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Sep. 2, 2020
New research details how the complex set of molecular and fluid dynamics that comprise the glymphatic system – the brain’s unique process of waste removal – are synchronized with the master internal ...
Rating Pain -- Not Just a Numbers Game Rating Pain -- Not Just a Numbers Game Research

Rating Pain -- Not Just a Numbers Game

  • By URMC Communications
  • Apr. 20, 2020
“Is your pain tolerable?” A new study out today from the JAMA Network found that this simple question, used in conjunction with the traditional 0-10 rating scale posed to patients, could help ...
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Brain 'Drowns' in Its Own Fluid after a Stroke

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Jan. 30, 2020
Cerebral edema, swelling that occurs in the brain, is a severe and potentially fatal complication of stroke. New research, which was conducted in mice and appears in the journal Science, shows for ...
Radiation Breaks Connections in the Brain Radiation Breaks Connections in the Brain Research

Radiation Breaks Connections in the Brain

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Dec. 16, 2019
One of the potentially life-altering side effects that patients experience after cranial radiotherapy for brain cancer is cognitive impairment. Researchers now believe that they have pinpointed why ...