How risky is sodium valproate for pregnant women?

Sodium valproate is a common and usually highly effective medication used to treat epilepsy. While it is generally considered safe for the person taking the medication, sodium valproate can pose significant risks to unborn children if their mother takes the drug during pregnancy. It has been found that physical birth defects are up to 5…

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Breakthrough Blood Test Detects Alzheimer’s 20 Years Early

Detecting Alzheimer’s disease early has been a major focus as treatments and drug therapies have been unsuccessful . Our theory is that if memory disorders are identified early than lifestyle interventions can help people postpone the terrible symptoms of dementia. Lifestyle interventions we encourage are healthy diet, plenty of exercise, healthy sleep habits, socialization, and…

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MemTrax Memory Test | Presenting for Alzheimer’s Research Symposium at Stanford

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Yesterday the MemTrax team got out to the Alzheimer Association’s annual Alzheimer’s research symposium to present a poster based on some recent data collected. We analyzed data from 30,000 users in association with HAPPYneuron, a group in France that has helped in the forefront of our development efforts. HAPPYneuron is an online brain training company…

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Do Gamers Have Faster Brains?

Do Gamers Have Faster Brains? Theoretical Study Dr. Michael Addicott It has been speculated that dedicated gamers may have faster reaction times than ordinary average individuals, a hypothesis which has been supported by research in 2010. We conducted a study in 2005 to identify this research question and assist in the formulation of the hypothesis.…

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