Neurocognitive Disorders

Pesticides and 
Parkinson's disease

Pesticides and 
Parkinson's disease

Increasing evidence has shown a link between pesticide exposure and the risk for Parkinson's disease. How real is this link on the golf course?

The bravery of people with dementia

The bravery of people with dementia

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Facing dementia with strength and courage can inspire and comfort patients' families.

Predicting neurodevelopmental outcomes in children with very low birth weight

Predicting neurodevelopmental outcomes in children with very low birth weight

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Four main factors can be used to predict potential neurodevelopmental delays in children born prematurely.

Increasing weight loss linked to mild cognitive impairment in older adults

Increasing weight loss linked to mild cognitive impairment in older adults

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People who lose greater amounts of weight per decade later in life have an increased risk of mild cognitive impairment.

Moderate coffee intake may reduce cognitive impairment

Moderate coffee intake may reduce cognitive impairment

Older adults who consumed a moderate amount of coffee had a lower risk of mild cognitive impairment.

Cost of autism care may reach $500 billion by 2025

Cost of autism care may reach $500 billion by 2025

Researchers estimate that the annual cost of caring for people with autism spectrum disorder could rise to $500 billion to $1 trillion.

Mediterranean diet and cognition

Mediterranean diet and cognition

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Adhering to a Mediterranean diet may help fight against cognitive decline in older adults.

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