MRI http://ripr.org en Researchers Find Brain Changes In Babies At Risk For Alzheimer's http://ripr.org/post/researchers-find-brain-changes-babies-risk-alzheimers <p>Scientists have come a step closer to understanding <em>when</em> the signs of Alzheimer’s begin. Brown University researchers and their colleagues have found some of the earliest evidence yet.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:28:35 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 25336 at http://ripr.org Researchers Find Brain Changes In Babies At Risk For Alzheimer's New Data On How Poverty Hurts Kids' Brains http://ripr.org/post/new-data-how-poverty-hurts-kids-brains <p>Stress can affect developing brains, including the kind of stress that poverty can create. But a strong caregiver can mediate those effects. Those are the findings of a new <a href="http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleID=1761544&amp;utm_source=Silverchair%20Information%20Systems&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_campaign=JAMAPediatrics%3AOnlineFirst10%2F28%2F2013">study </a>in the Journal JAMA Pediatrics. It's not news that stress and poverty can have negative effects. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:46:39 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 24011 at http://ripr.org New Data On How Poverty Hurts Kids' Brains