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Brain Activity May Play Role in ‘Broken Heart Syndrome’

Stress-related brain activity tied to higher risk for developing Takotsubo syndrome

Characteristics of COVID-19-Related Encephalopathy Detailed

Of nine patients with CORE, six had movement disorders, seven had frontal syndrome, four had brainstem impairment

CV Risk Factors, Atherosclerosis May Alter Brain Metabolism

Cardiovascular risk, particularly hypertension, associated with brain hypometabolism in asymptomatic middle-aged adults

Prediabetes, Type 2 Diabetes Tied to Poorer Brain Health

Higher risk for cognitive decline, vascular dementia, Alzheimer disease seen with high blood glucose

Early-Onset T1DM Negatively Impacts Brain Development Over Time

Baseline differences in brain volumes and IQ persist or increase over longitudinal follow-up

Scoring Tool Predicts Seven-Day Stroke Risk After TIA

Risk prediction using Canadian TIA Score accurate with or without carotid endarterectomy/carotid artery stenting

Dementia Risk Up in Men With Genetic Mutation for Hemochromatosis

Male p.C282Y homozygotes have lower T2* measures on brain MRI in areas including the putamen, thalamus, hippocampus

White Matter Hyperintensities Characterized in Dementia

Association seen for larger volumes of white matter hyperintensities with disease severity, but not vascular risk, in bvFTD

Prolonged High-Dose Cyproterone Acetate Use Linked to Risk for Meningioma

Risk increased for meningiomas treated with surgery or radiotherapy; risk decreased after discontinuation of treatment

Cases of Idiopathic Intracranial HTN on the Rise in Wales

Perivascular Space Pathology Linked to Dementia in Seniors

Severe PVS pathology in both basal ganglia and centrum semiovale independently predicted dementia across eight years