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Young athletes playing contact sports may experience learning and memory deficits as well as brain changes even when jolts to the head don't trigger a concussion, a study shows.
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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.
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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.
A first-of-its-kind clinical trial studying two forms of stem cell treatments for children with cerebral palsy has begun at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School.
Imagine having a headache for three years. That's what happened to Brittany Lawrence of Rosharon, Texas, now 21, when she was in "I woke up with a headache, but I have never felt pain like that before," Lawrence said.
Jones Memorial Hospital is expanding its collaboration with the University of Rochester Medical Center through new neurology and cardiology services in Wellsville, NY.
Karl Kieburtz, M.D., M.P.H. has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science .
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.