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54 min ago | University of Rochester

UR Medicine Opens Doors on New Neuromedicine ICU

UR Medicine today unveiled a new state-of-the-art unit dedicated to highly specialized care for people with serious and life-threatening neurological conditions, like strokes, seizures, brain and spinal tumors, and traumatic brain injury.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Wisconsin

Sun Jul 27, 2014

PsychCentral

Slow Walking Speed and Memory Complaints Early Predictors of Dementia

A simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have any cognitive complaints can predict the likelihood of developing dementia, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Sand Trap

Goofy Rory video - Knee angle measurement in golf swing?

I gotta warn you all of the dangers involved in watching this video. This is serious business.

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Psychology Today

The Mental Illness Revolution Will Not Be Televised

In 1977, a prominent neurologist could seriously write : we "are talking about a veritable philosopher's stone-a group of substances that hold out the promise of alleviating, or even eliminating, such age-old medical bugaboos as pain, drug addiction , and, among other mental illnesses, schizophrenia ."

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India Talkies

Neymar's brain is on autopilot while dancing past opponents: Study - Indiatalkies.com

Karachi, July 26: Brazilian striker Neymar's brain activity has suggested that he plays as if on autopilot as it is less than 10 percent the level of amateur players when de dances past his opponents, it has been revealed.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Slow exercise versus brisk walking gait: Delaying dementia with motion

Meadowhall mall in the United Kingdom has now decided to test out "fast" and "slow" lanes for its patrons.

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Fox News

Parkinson's disease could enhance creativity

Researchers compared the creativity levels of 27 Parkinson's patients with 27 healthy people of the same education level and age.

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Related Topix: Parkinson's Disease, Health, Medicine

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Ranking football-helmet safety

The new normal for high-school football season is concussion seminars and neurological baseline testing.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Arizona, Medicine

Circulation

Intraventricular Thrombolysis in Intracerebral Hemorrhage Requiring...

Correspondence to Yogesh Moradiya, MD, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe St, Phipps 455, Baltimore, MD 21287-7840.

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Related Topix: Baltimore, MD, Medicine

New Hampshire Public Radio -

A Simple Way To Reduce Stroke Risk: Take Your Pulse

An irregular heartbeat called atrial fibrillation is a big cause of stroke, especially for people who have recently had a stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine

The Winnipeg Free Press

OnTVjuly24

ABC presents back-to-back new episodes of this freshman drama series. Kelly Reilly stars as Dr. Catherine Black, a celebrated neurologist locked in an uphill battle with her own mental illness.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Columbia University

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Freshnews

UBM Medica US Launches NeurologyTimes.com

UBM Medica US today announced the launch of NeurologyTimes.com - a new online community and information resource for neurologists and other healthcare providers to help them better manage and treat their patients with neurological disorders .

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Newswise

Monitoring Pulse After Stroke May Prevent a Second Stroke

New research suggests that regularly monitoring your pulse after a stroke or the pulse of a loved one who has experienced a stroke may be a simple and effective first step in detecting irregular heartbeat, a major cause of having a second stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, Germany

Fast Company

When Wearable Tech Saves Your Life, You Won't Take It Off

A small cadre of companies has been furiously working to develop smaller, sleeker, more discreet devices that monitor health and wellness--in the form of temporary tattoos, band-aids, and ingestible pills.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Business News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Journal and Courier

Local medical institutions work for your healthLocal medical...

Local medical institutions work for your health Here is a list of the major medical institutions in the area.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Mishawaka, IN, Oncology, Sleep, Health, Audiology, Nursing

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Why do people believe we only use 10 percent of our brains?

You've probably heard the popular claim that humans only tap into about 10 percent of their brainpower.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Urban Legend

WPTV Local News

Video: Do we only use 10 percent of our brains?

Neurologists have debunked that urban legend countless times in the past, with many calling it a laughable and completely false myth.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Urban Legend

Freshnews

Over Half of Audited Multiple Sclerosis Patients Currently Treated...

Decision Resources Group finds that over half of audited multiple sclerosis patients currently treated with Biogen Idec's oral disease-modify therapy Tecfidera have ever experienced flushing and/or gastrointestinal events while on the therapy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health

Live Science

Parkinson's Could Enhance Creativity

Researchers compared the creativity levels of 27 Parkinson's patients with 27 healthy people of the same education level and age.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Parkinson's Disease, Health

The Nation

Brain Day today

World Federation of Neurology is all set to launch the first World Brain Day, an event dedicated to bringing more attention to the importance of brain health and the prevention of brain diseases, a largely underestimated health problem, today .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pakistan

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