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Older adults who show signs of apathy tend to have a smaller brain volume than their peers with more vim and vigor, a new study suggests.
Dr. Thomas Brott talks about the use of ultrasound to check the blood flow in the the carotid artery.
The Epilepsy Center at UAB has again been recognized as a Level 4 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.
PARENTS will be able to book their child's appointments and communicate with doctors via iphones and tablets as part of a new Royal Children's Hospital computer upgrade.
A stroke can strike quickly and without warning, so when you notice signs or symptoms, you should call 911 immediately, doctors urge.
The genetic polymorphism APOE4 is associated with a higher risk for Alzheimer disease among female carriers than among males, according to an Annals of Neurology article.
LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CureCrowd, the first, most advanced medically-guided search engine, announces the expansion of its advisory board with two new members, Drs.
Decision Resources Group finds that surveyed neurologists in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom project that 16 percent of their diagnosed relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients on average will receive Biogen Idec's Tecfidera within the next year, which is slightly higher than the 13 percent share they ascribe for ... (more)
The Neurological Group on Friday announced the opening of the Memory Maintenance Program, which provides testing for individuals concerned about minor memory issues, maintaining brain health or have a family history of dementia.
Bronson Methodist Hospital's neurodiagnostics lab meets nationally recognized standards for quality and is now accredited by the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine , the hospital announced Friday.
Correspondence to Angela L. Jefferson, PhD, Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center, Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Ave, 12th Floor, Suite 1200, Nashville, TN 37203.
In a new study, Stanford scientists found that carrying a copy of a gene variant known as ApoE4 confers a substantially greater risk for Alzheimer's disease on women than it does on men.
Young people with epilepsy are more likely than kids without the neurological disorder to suffer broken bones or burns, a new large study from England finds.
This project is part of one local and one international consortia to develop the next generation diffuse optical neuro-monitor.
MR. L, 43, is sitting at home watching a football game when he experiences bitemporal hemianopsia .