A high-fat diet may have consequences on mental health in later life, according to a recent mouse study. "A careful nutritional balance during this sensitive period is pivotal," says the lead researcher.
Brain cells that have a central role in controlling appetite and feeding behaviour have been identified in a study that pinpoints this area as a target for treating appetite-related conditions such as binge eating and anorexia nervosa.
Berries of all shapes and forms are making the news on a regular
basis as scientists tap into the potential health benefits held
therewithin. Can blueberries boost our brain power? New findings
released this week.
Mouse experiments suggest that folic acid could play an essential
role in protecting the brain against the ravages of Alzheimer's
disease and other neurodegenerative disorders, according to
scientists at the National Institute...