Clevermind is a voice activated iPad app to help stimulate the cognitive abilities of seniors and people with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.

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Aging, Nutrition, & Health

From soda bans to bike lanes: Which ‘natural experiments’ really reduce obesity?

Many public health researchers take advantage of ‘natural experiments’ — comparing people’s calorie consumption or physical activity levels, either before and after a policy…
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Alzheimer's & Dementia

Potential New Drug Target for Protection against Certain Neurodegenerative Diseases

Hypermethylation – the epigenetic ability to turn down or turn off a bad gene implicated in 10 to 30 percent of patients with Amyotrophic…
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Brain & Mental Health

Putting the ‘education’ in ‘educational’ apps

New apps developed for children come online every day and many of them are marketed or labeled as ‘educational’ — but how can we…
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Brain Innovation & Technology

Navigators are integral to clinical research process, study concludes

Qualified investigators are more likely to respond to opportunities for clinical trials if they are contacted by an institution-specific point person, or navigator, a…
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Caregivers Support & Events

Next: Tools to detect and treat “chemo brain” symptoms common in around 35% of breast cancer survivors

UCLA study reveals treatment for women with breast cancer suffering cognitive difficulties (HealthCanal): “UCLA researchers have developed a program that could improve the day-to-day…
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Traumatic Brain Injury & Autism

Pigs gain the same with corn-ethanol co-product as with corn-soybean meal diet, says study

Distillers dried grains with solubles, or DDGS, are increasingly common in swine diets in the United States. In recent years, different types of DDGS…
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