Validated sites related to brain health and general information for older adults and caregivers, from external sources and from Dana publications.
The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives' Staying Sharp program includes live public forums, printed and printable resources, and videos.
Reviews by eminent neuroscientists of specific areas of research, including normal function, disease, and new technologies.
BrainWeb provides information and links to validated sites about brain diseases and disorders from external sources and from Dana publications.
Despite dementia and other
neurobiological disorders that are associated with aging, improved imaging has
revealed that even into our seventies, our brains continue producing new
neurons. Our author writes about how mental health functions react to the
normal aging process, including why an aging brain may even form the basis for
“I don’t think, going forward, that neuroscientists
are going to be fully capable of doing all the great things they want to do
without a level of comfort with computational analysis,” said NIH Director
Francis Collins said at the recent Society for Neuroscience annual meeting.
growth hormone treatments, used during 1959-85, may have been contaminated with
“infectious” amyloid beta aggregates.
function of ALS-linked protein TDP-43 seen as potentially major contributor to
A Nobel Prize-winning neurologist/biochemist has transmitted a Parkinson's-like disease from the involved brain to a mouse model.
It's not easy for brain training companies to prove their products are truly helpful. That doesn't stop them from claiming they are.