Doctors Find Tapeworm In Brain Of Texas Man Who Had Splitting HeadachesFor years he had suffered from splitting headaches then Texan Gerardo Moctezuma got a mind blowing diagnosis -- there were tapeworms in his head.
New Drugs Show Rare Promise Against Advanced Breast CancerDoctors are reporting unusually good results from tests of two experimental drugs in women with an aggressive form of breast cancer that had spread widely and resisted treatment.
Awake During Brain Surgery, Patient Facebook Lives OperationJenna Schardt went under surgery to remove a mass of blood vessels in her brain that had affected her ability to talk.
North Texas Family Hit Hard by Alzheimer'sMore support for Alzheimer's is on the way.
'Dumb' And 'Lazy': Trump Responds To Tillerson CriticismPresident Donald Trump responded to criticism from his former secretary of state Rex Tillerson on Friday by calling Tillerson "dumb as a rock" and "lazy as hell."
Secret Tunnels Between Your Brain And Skull Discovered By ScientistsDid you know there are tiny tunnels running from your skull to your brain? Don't worry, no one else did either - until now.
University Accepted $458K From Eugenics FundThe University of Arizona has accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding during the past 16 years from a foundation infamous for promoting research linking race and intelligence.
Boy Who Had Chunk Of Brain Removed Has Almost Fully RecoveredDoctors in Pennsylvania say a young boy has almost fully recovered after having a large portion of his brain removed.
Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
New Evidence That Viruses May Play A Role In Alzheimer'sViruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's. But the findings don't prove viruses cause Alzheimer's, nor do they suggest it's contagious.
Scientists Say Your Body Has A 'Second Brain' In Your ButtYou know that 'gut feeling' that you sometimes get? According to scientists in Australia, the human body has a 'second brain' in the rear end, and it may be smarter than we think.
Scientists Bring A Severed Brain Back To Life, Sparking Ethical DebateYale researchers announced that they have successfully reanimated a pig's brain, which had been severed from its body.
Playing Football Too Young May Mean Earlier Cognitive & Emotional ProblemsSports may be a great way to keep kids active, but a new study finds that the earlier players started to tackle football, the more vulnerable they were to emotional and cognitive problems.
New Way Of Defining Alzheimer's Aims To Find Disease SoonerGovernment and other scientists are proposing a new way to define Alzheimer's disease — basing it on biological signs rather than memory loss and other symptoms of dementia that are used today.
Study Says Your Brain Stopped Making New Cells At Age 13Your brain has peaked by age 13. The creation of new brain cells in the hippocampus ends before we even reach adulthood, according to a study published on Wednesday.