brain

Researchers identify a promising target for Multiple Sclerosis treatments

Published: 19Mar2013

A team of basic and clinical scientists led by the University of Montreal Hospital* Research Centre’s (CRCHUM) Dr. Nathalie Arbour has opened the door to significantly improved treatments for the...

Tango could benefit Parkinson's disease patients

Published: 14Apr2015

Dancing the Argentine tango could have potential benefits for people at certain stages in the development of Parkinson’s disease (PD), according to findings in a new study by researchers at the...

Everything in moderation: excessive nerve cell pruning leads to disease

Published: 8Oct2013

Mechanism meant to maintain efficiency of brain network involved in neurodegenerative disease

Why your brain makes you reach for junk food

Published: 20Oct2014

<p>New study examines link between brain cortex and food buying habits</p>...

Stroke month - June

Published: 22Jun2015

Time is brain: for every minute a stroke is left untreated, 2 million brain cells are destroyed. The sooner patients are treated, the higher the chances of survival with fewer disabilities. ...

Addiction: abnormal communication in the brain

Published: 5Feb2013

January 29, 2013 - Addiction to cigarettes, drugs and other stimulants has been linked in the past to the brain’s frontal lobes, but now there is scientific evidence that indicates where in the...

April - Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Published: 31Mar2014

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, is at the forefront of Parkinson’s research and clinical care. Parkinson’s...

Finding a new test for concussions

Published: 17Mar2015

Brain activation study helps to diagnose concussions in children and youths

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