ADHD Causes and Risk factors

ADHD (short for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) encompasses a wide range of behavioural disorders characterized by lack of attention and concentration, hyperactivity and inability to control impulsivity. Causes of ADHD A parent of a recently diagnosed child may blame themselves or their parenting, but more often than not the cause…

Novel device opens new doors for Parkinson’s disease diagnostics

Currently, there are no disease-modifying therapies for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease; however, one potential strategy for treatment is to prevent α-synuclein aggregation. As a first step, researchers at Osaka University have developed a device that can assess the degree of α-synuclein aggregation in the brain. α-Synuclein is a major…