People with the heart condition atrial fibrillation may develop dementia earlier than people without the condition.
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Kids with ADHD are at increased risk for emotional problems, and researchers now say they may know one reason for this.
Brain changes related to forgetfulness are associated with aging, but aging alone does not cause memory loss.
But the explanation for the link between climate and brain function in those with MS remains a mystery, experts say.
For the first time in nearly three decades, the criteria used to diagnosis Alzheimer's disease have been updated.
A specific gene may protect against the development of a particular kind of dementia, known as frontotemporal lobar degeneration, or FTLD.
People with higher levels of omega-3s had larger brains, and did better on tests of memory and problem-solving skills, than people with lower levels.