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Rethinking Neuroprotection in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Toward Bedside Neuroprotection

Summer is in its last month so it’s time to get back to the NeuroScand grind. And we do so with this article by Zoerle and colleagues (among whom we can count Dr. 150 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

Cocoa and chocolate are not just treats -- they are good for your cognition

Italian researchers review the available literature and come to a promising conclusion: Cocoa can be seen as a dietary supplement to protect human cognition and can counteract different types of cognitive decline. 606 more words


One step closer to finding out how wine may protect your neurons

Researchers have now found out how wine compounds are protective against neuronal death: they should pass through your stomach first.

— By Hedwig Ens

Let it be no misunderstanding: heavy alcohol intake has severe harmful effects. 516 more words


Extrato de árvore asiática protege contra o Mal de Parkinson em modelo animal

Extrato de árvore conhecida como tramazeira (Sorbus aucuparia) protege contra a degeneração de neurônios produtores de dopamina em modelos in vivo para o Mal de Parkinson. 349 more words


Neuroprotection of the Preterm Infant

Neuroprotection can be one of the most important aspects in the care provided to preterm infants and their families. If not done correctly, it can cause lifelong struggles to those involved. 24 more words

The Drink That Heals Your Brain

Did you know that green tea can grow your brain?

        A polyphenol called EGCG in green tea has been linked to neurogenesis, the production of new neurons in the brain. 233 more words