Better Physical Fitness and Lower Aortic Stiffness Key to Slower Brain Ageing

June 12, 2018 - Melbourne, Australia – The rate of decline in certain aspects of memory may be explained by a combination of overall physical fitness and the stiffness of the central arteries, researchers from Swinburne’s Centre for Human Psychopharmacology have found. More...

June 12, 2018

Shocking Rise in Children and Adolescents Taking Antidepressants

May 29, 2018 - Researchers on paediatric medication report on benefits and risks of treating children's behavioural problems with antidepressants in The International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine. More...

May 29, 2018

How Can We Help Children With Brain Injuries Transition Back to School?

May 15, 2018 - Global experts on pediatric brain injury report on the significant challenges, key issues, and proposed solutions to support children and youth when they transition to school in this special issue of NeuroRehabilitation More...

May 15, 2018

Gait Assessed with Body-Worn Sensors May Help Detect Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease

May 8, 2018 - Newcastle, UK – Body-worn sensors used at home and in clinic by people with mild Alzheimer’s to assess walking could offer a cost-effective way to detect early disease and monitor progression of the illness. A pilot study involving Newcastle University has revealed low-cost wearable devices could improve clinical trial efficiency and encourage research investment. More...

May 8, 2018