Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

January 16, 2023
Summary: Higher inflammation is associated with increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. However, new studies show that a high level of certain inflammatory markers may suggest a lesser chance of cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s. In the study, researchers enrolled adults with proven amyloid beta…

Poorly Understood Brain Region Linked to Chronic Pain & Pain Perception

Poorly Understood Brain Region Linked to Chronic Pain & Pain Perception

December 12, 2022
Summary: Understanding chronic pain is challenging, as, unlike acute pain that occurs due to stimulation of peripheral pain receptors, pathological changes in the brain play a vital role in chronic debilitating pain. A new study has identified a region deep inside the brain called the…