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Karl Kieburtz, M.D., M.P.H. has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science .
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COLUMBUS, Ohio - A new study by a movement disorder neurologist at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that depression improved among patients with Parkinson's disease who participated in a long-term group exercise program.
Nancy Girvin first experienced a migraine at the age of 12. JP Summers used to have migraines so painful she would black out.
Although the essential requirements for diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are clearly defined by the El Escorial criteria, many physicians, including neurologists, still miss the diagnosis.
Medtronic recently unveiled its Active PC+S stimulator that provides DBS therapy while recording brain signals that can shine more light on what effect this has on the patient.
As potentially effective new treatments for neurofibromatosis are developed, standardized research approaches-including outcome measures specific to NF-are needed.
The majority of epilepsy patients who have brain surgery to treat their disorder are satisfied with the results in reducing epilepsy-related seizures and improving their psychological and social well-being.
Portuguese neurologist Antonio Egas Moniz is one of the most intriguing figures in the history of medicine.
Taking care of an ill loved one is never easy, but for the 15 million Americans who provide care for someone with Alzheimer's disease , the emotional and financial toll of caregiving can be overwhelming.
What do a chicken farmer in Alabama, a new bride in California and retired insurance executive in Florida all have in common? They are all benefitting from new Centers of Excellence established by the Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation to advance the research, diagnosis and treatment of their debilitating movement disorders.
Epilepsy is the nation's fourth most common neurological disorder, yet public understanding of it is limited so much so that federal agencies and nonprofit organizations recently asked the Institute of Medicine to study and report on the public health needs of people living with epilepsy.
Washington, D.C., December 6, 2013 -- Epilepsy surgery is a very effective intervention for patients with treatment resistant epilepsy.
Meghan Wilson holds the marijuana they just obtained as her husband Brian gets their 2 year old daughter Vivian ready to go outside the Compassionate Care Foundation, New Jersey's 2nd medical marijuana dispensary on opening day, Oct. 28. 2 year old Vivian suffers from a rare and severe form of epilepsy called Dravet syndrome which conventional ... (more)
A new study shows that a neurologist in an office thousands of miles away can deliver effective specialized care to people with Parkinson's disease .
A discovery by Emory Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and Scripps Research Institute scientists could lead to drugs that slow Alzheimer's disease progression.