What Mass General researchers are learning about the brains and lifestyle of seniors who haven’t lost their youthful memory may someday help all of us become “superagers” too.
Mass General researchers have developed tests designed to measure early indications of Alzheimer’s disease based on an individual’s ability to recognize, remember and distinguish among odors.
A better understanding of social support can help keep people’s brains healthy longer, says Dr. Joel Salinas, a Mass General behavioral neurologist.
In the early 1990s, Mass General researchers introduced functional magnetic resonance imaging, or fMRI, which showed the world how imaging could reveal how the brain functions.
Bradley Bernstein, MD, PhD, was named the inaugural incumbent of the Bernard and Mildred Kayden Endowed MGH Research Institute Chair.
Opiate overdoses can have devastating consequences if they are not stopped in time. But help could be on the way thanks to an innovative new concept that emerged from a Mass General opioid hackathon event.
Sixty thousand people receive general anesthesia every day. Mass General’s Emery N. Brown, MD, PhD, describes how neuroscience research will make it better.
The successful care provided to one Massachusetts family reflects the progress made by the Center for Celiac Research and Treatment at MassGeneral Hospital for Children.
Foot and ankle is one of the fastest growing fields in orthopaedics. Factors driving this growth include increased participation in athletics, motor vehicle trauma, osteoarthritis, obesity, diabetes and the aging population.
Human microbiome research is finding fertile ground at Massachusetts General Hospital.