Traces of fungus have been discovered in the brains of Alzheimer's sufferers, researchers said Thursday, relaunching the question: might the disease be caused by an infectious microbe?
Zinc supplements may help relieve some of the symptoms of autism, according to a study conducted by Taiwanese and Korean researchers that was published in the UK-based journal Nature Communication.
Damage to the brain's outer layer caused by smoking may be reversible after quitting, but it could take years, a study said Tuesday.
A Pentagon study from 2008 claimed that Russian President Vladimir Putin has Asperger's syndrome, giving him a need to exert "extreme control" when faced with crises, according to the report released Thursday.
People who work shifts for 10 years or more may suffer loss of memory and brain power, said a study Tuesday that also warned of safety concerns in high-risk jobs.
The father of a former Canadian porn actor on trial in the killing and dismembering of a Chinese student told Friday of his son's isolated childhood in the shadow of mental illness.
Vegetable oil makers yesterday advised the public to adopt their products in place of lard oil and consume more home-cooked meals while the nation weathers the current food safety crisis.1 Comment
Some people may retain awareness after they have technically died, according to an unusual study published on Wednesday into hospital patients who went into deep cardiac arrest.
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Taiwan and China reached a "concrete consensus" on clinical tests for new drugs, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), Taiwan's top China policy maker, said Thursday.