Methylphenidate Safe and Effective in Reducing Apathy in Alzheimer Disease

Methylphenidate, the most widely studied catecholaminergic compound in older adults, is safe and may have modest but noticeable benefits on apathy in patients with Alzheimer…

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Depression, Suicide Concerns Up Among Teens During Pandemic

Depression and suicide concerns increased among adolescents during the pandemic, especially among females, according to a study recently published online in Pediatrics. Stephanie L. Mayne, Ph.D.,…

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Antidepressants May Work Better Than Exercise for Elderly Depression

HealthDay News — Antidepressants may be more effective than exercise for seniors with depression, according to a study published in the July 1 issue of the Annals of…

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Enhance academic performance in children with autism by attention training

Based on recent study attention training has the potential to reduce obstacles for academic attainment in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) Attention atypicality is often found…

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Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio predicts early growth of intracerebral haemorrhage in patients with traumatic brain injury

A new study shows that the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio might predict the early growth of intracerebral haemorrhage for patients suffering from traumatic brain injury.…

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Autoimmune diseases and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Autoimmune diseases and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis seems to be associated

According to a new investigation there is a positive association between autoimmune diseases and subsequent risk of ALS.  Chronic inflammation has been proposed to promote…

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