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New method may detect dementia before it's too late

According to the study published in the journal Neuropsychologia, patients with a rare neurodegenerative brain disorder called Primary Progressive Aphasia, or PPA, show abnormalities in brain function in areas that look structurally normal on an MRI scan.

Deer vaccine may prevent brain disorder in humans

A vaccine that researchers developed to fight a fatal brain disorder in animals also holds promise for similar brain infections among humans.

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New ray of hope for Alzheimer's patients

Alzheimer affects millions of older adults and causes more worry for people over 55 years of age.

Nose is gateway for virus that causes brain disorders

Although viral DNA was seen throughout brain,it was found largely in the olfactory bulb.

One pct of US children have autism: Study

Autism,a brain disorder that interferes with communication and social skills,affected an estimated one in 110 American 8-year-olds in 2006.

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