News and Updates

Computer Use Found To Reduce Cognitive Decline Risk

12/09/2019

An observational study suggests people in their 70s that use a computer, play games, and participate in social activities might… read more >

NUS scientists develop blood test for Alzheimer’s

25/06/2019

A new blood test for diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease could be available within the next five years.   Researchers from the… read more >

What Is Parkinson’s?

07/05/2019

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects predominately dopamine-producing (“dopaminergic”) neurons in a specific area of the brain called substantia nigra…. read more >

These Headache Stretches Work as Well as Pain Pills

08/01/2019

Many headaches are caused by muscles in the neck area. If you work at a desk every day and don’t have… read more >

World’s first migraine-specific prevention treatment available in Singapore

23/11/2018

Aimovig is the world’s first migraine-specific prevention treatment developed specifically to block the receptor which plays a critical role in… read more >

What we know — and don’t know — about a new migraine drug

17/10/2018

Aimovig was recently approved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration   Migraines have plagued humans since time… read more >

Eating fiber can delay brain aging

18/09/2018

Fiber is a key element of a healthful diet. New research breaks down the mechanism by which it can delay… read more >

Could probiotics cause ‘brain fog’ and bloating?

10/08/2018

The use of probiotics could lead to a cluster of symptoms — that include brain fog and abdominal bloating —… read more >

Preventing stroke after transient ischemic attack

12/07/2018

Stroke is a syndrome that can have either an ischemic or hemorrhagic cause.   It is now clear that transient… read more >

FDA Approves Novel Preventive Treatment for Migraine

05/06/2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults. The treatment… read more >