Study: Brain Training Improves Cognitive Function In Multiple Sclerosis
November 06, 2023 07:59 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 06, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A study conducted at the University of Nebraska Medical Center showed use of a commercially-available brain training app significantly improved...
Study: Brain Training Can Address Persistent Issues from Traumatic Brain Injuries
September 14, 2021 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers at New York University published a study among patients with cognitive deficits from Traumatic Brain Injuries showing that...
$44 Million NIH Grant to See if Dementia Can Be Prevented
April 06, 2021 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers at the University South Florida in Tampa have received a $44.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the...
Study: New Intervention Helps with Alcohol-related Cognitive Impairment
December 14, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers at Yale published positive results from a pilot study of a novel combination therapy in patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment related...
New on Public Television: The Brain Revolution
November 23, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The science of brain plasticity — and its ability to keep brain’s functioning at high levels throughout life — is the subject of a new documentary...
Study: BrainHQ in Combination with Other Interventions Reduces Alzheimer’s Risk
September 10, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A study from Australia, published today in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, found that an eight-week multimodal program — combining...
Recent Studies Indicate Brain Training May Provide New Path to Treat Mental Illness
July 14, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three recently published studies add significant new evidence that brain training exercises may provide a new path for treating schizophrenia – one...
Study: Brain Exercises Provide Breakthrough Treatment for Geriatric Depression
June 03, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the first time in a randomized controlled trial, brain exercises were shown effective in addressing depression in treatment-resistant older...
Telehealth Cognitive Rehabilitation Can Be Effective for Multiple Sclerosis
May 11, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, May 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An independent review of the scientific literature found that certain telehealth rehabilitation treatments can be effective in addressing cognitive...
Most Comprehensive Meta-Analysis to Date Concludes Brain Training Works
March 03, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, March 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers have published the most comprehensive meta-analysis ever conducted of cognitive training and concluded that – despite variation in the...