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Models using four or five predictors have acceptable to good discrimination for determining additional intracerebral hemorrhage growth in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhage

Models Predict Intracerebral Hemorrhage Growth

Four- or five-factor models determine intracerebral hemorrhage growth after acute incident
Phantom odor perception in middle-aged and older individuals is associated with poor health

Factors Associated With Phantom Odor Identified

NIH study shows 6.5 percent of U.S. adults aged 40 and up perceive phantom smells
In patients with progressive multiple sclerosis

Ibudilast Appears to Slow Brain Atrophy Progression in MS

In phase 2 randomized trial, 2.5 ml less brain-tissue loss with ibudilast than with placebo over 96 weeks
Diabetes and smoking are vascular risk factors associated with hippocampal calcification in older patents with memory issues

Vascular Risk Factors for Brain Calcification in Seniors Identified

Hippocampal calcifications associated with diabetes and smoking in patients visiting a memory clinic
Having a greater number of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors at recommended levels is associated with higher cerebral vessel density and caliber

Cardiovascular Health Tied to Brain Function in Younger Adults

Higher cerebral vessel density and caliber with more CV risk factors at recommended levels
Area-level deprivation is an independent risk factor for cognitive dysfunction in older adults

Living in Deprived Area Is Risk Factor for Cognitive Dysfunction

Area-level deprivation factors independently tied to cognitive dysfunction risk in older adults
Cognitive disability is the most prevalent disability type among young adults

Cognitive Disability Most Prevalent Type in Young Adults

Disability-specific disparities prevalent in access to health care, especially for young, middle-aged adults
Pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease have higher global cerebral blood flow and regional differences in cerebral blood flow

Cerebral Blood Flow Changes in Pediatric Patients With CKD

Pediatric patients with CKD showed higher global CBF attributed to reduced hematocrit level
People who feel younger than their age show fewer signs of brain aging than those who feel their age or older than their age

Feeling Young May Be Reflected in Brain Structure

Those who feel younger than their real age actually have less brain aging
Higher average late-life blood pressure is associated with an increased number of brain infarcts

Late-Life Blood Pressure Tied to Higher Number of Brain Infarcts

Odds of having one or more infarcts also increased with more rapidly declining SBP slope over time