Unexpected loss of brain power in epilepsy

In severe epilepsy, only surgery can often help – usually with great success. While brain performance can recover long-term after successful surgery, in rare cases, an unexpected decline in cognitive performance can occur. Scientists from the University of Bonn have now succeeded in proving which patients are particularly at risk. Their results were published in … Read more

Does paracetamol make you careless? | aponet.de

In the study, volunteers were asked to virtually inflate a balloon – the stronger it was, the more points they got. However, if it burst, the profit was lost. Some people took 1,000 milligrams of paracetamol, which is the maximum single dose for adults. This changed their willingness to take risks compared to people in … Read more