Studies link ADHD to impaired motor cortex inhibition

Studies link ADHD to impaired motor cortex inhibitionImproved treatments for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) could possibly be on their way soon; with two new studies findings that the severity of behavioral and mental disorder in children can be ascertained by observing their ability – or probably lack of it - to control impulsive hand movements.

NVIDIA’s revenues fall, profits jump in last quarter

NVIDIA’s revenues fall, profits jump in last quarter NVIDIA, the manufacturer of graphics chips, reported a fall in revenue but an increase in net income for the quarter ended January 30.

Net income was reported at $171.7 million, which represents an increase of around 31 per cent from $131.1 million last year. However, total revenues slipped 10 per cent to settle at $886.4 million during the same period.

Symantec launches Norton Cybercrime Index for online threat alerts

Symantec launches Norton Cybercrime Index for online threat alertsComputer security specialist Symantec recently launched the Norton Cybercrime Index that tracks the level of cyber crime and alerts users against online trouble-spots & potential hazards.

As per Symantec’s claims, the Cybercrime Index can successfully track the level fraud, malware, identity theft and spam as well as alerts users against cybercriminals’ popular tactics on daily basis.

The Delusions of Asperger's Syndrome

The Delusions of Asperger's SyndromeCaroline Hearst of Christchurch as a child believed that mummy’s tummies are entirely improbable. She believed that children were sold in water filled plastic bags at a nearby chemist. Caroline was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome as an adult. After being diagnosed she became extra sensitive about her condition. She felt surrounded by aspies.

Calorie Counts does not affect the Eating Habits of Teens

Calorie Counts does not affect the Eating Habits of TeensMany chain restaurants, including Burger King, McDonald's, Wendy's and KFC in New York are on the mission of imparting calorie counts to the customers. A recent study conducted by Elbel and his team has analyzed the eating pattern followed by 349 children and teens, and were surprised with the results which showed that only 9% of the customers changed their preference to low calories food after reading the calorie count.

Poor Hearing can Lead to Dementia

Poor Hearing can Lead to DementiaA recent study has unveiled a unique link between loss of hearing and possible dementia. Nevertheless, gradual hearing loss is associated with getting old; this study has resurfaced another potential impact of getting old.

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