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Smoking shrinks your brain: Study

Smoking appears to accelerate the thinning of the brain's cortex, the outer layer of the brain.

Sleep disorder linked to Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

In healthy brains, muscles are temporarily paralysed during sleep to prevent this from happening.


Exercise may cut epilepsy risk in men

Epilepsy is a brain disease that causes repeated seizures over time.

Eating berries can protect men against Parkinson’s disease : study

Study said those who ate the fruits were found to be 40% less likely to develop the brain disease.

Gene therapy can cure brain disease: Scientists

In what could raise hopes of thousands of families,scientists have managed to halt a rare brain disease that kills boys by the time of adolescence through an experimental gene therapy.