Rochester, NY
25 April 2014

    Alzheimers disease

    Photo: optikfluffel @

    Blah, blah, blah. I like my stoically private nature. It helps me think.

    That may seem true, but research out of the University of Buffalo may prove otherwise. A new study shows that social isolation arrests the healthy development of … Continue reading

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    Sometimes, there’s nothing more cathartic than taking out the garbage – even for your brain.

    Neuroscientists at University of Rochester Medical Center have discovered a previously unrecognized system that drains waste from the brain. Dubbed the “glymphatic system” due to … Continue reading

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