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September 26, 2020

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Immune 'Control Switch' Could Prevent Brain Injury in Premature Babies

About 15 million babies are born prematurely around the world each year and many suffer brain injuries when their immune response goes into overdrive. Researchers have now discovered an immune ...

Scientists Find Possible Treatment for Muscle Contractures in Childhood Paralysis

In mice, the drug bortezomib preserved muscle growth and prevented loss of elbow and shoulder motion in conditions resembling cerebral palsy and newborn brachial plexus injury, the most common causes ...

Adults With Cerebral Palsy About Twice as Likely to Develop Non-Communicable Diseases

Adults with cerebral palsy are about twice as likely to develop cardiovascular disease and chronic respiratory disease compared to adults without cerebral palsy, according to a new ...

Can a Protein in Cord Blood Predict Risk of Death, Cerebral Palsy in Preterm Infants?

Researchers have found that some preterm babies born without haptoglobin, a protein in blood cells, have higher odds of brain bleeding, cerebral palsy and death. Their findings suggest that the ...

'Bionic Face' Experiments Could Lead to New Treatment Approach for Facial Paralysis

An implantable neuroprosthetic device may one day provide a new approach to restoring more natural facial movement in patients with one-sided facial paralysis (hemifacial palsy), suggests a new ...

Risk of Developing Depression and Anxiety Is Higher in Those With Cerebral Palsy

Adults with cerebral palsy have a higher risk of developing depression and anxiety than their peers without the condition, a new study ...

Magnesium Optimizes Vitamin D Status, Study Shows

A randomized trial indicates that magnesium optimizes vitamin D status, raising it in people with deficient levels and lowering it in people with high ...