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Missouri Medical Marijuana Bill Passes House Committee Unanimously

A proposal to legalize cannabis extracts for medical purposes was passed April 8 with a unanimous vote by Missouri House General Laws Committee.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Agriculture, Science, Medicine, Food and Drug Administration

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Horse therapy helps woman regain balance

Josie Parker has little to no balance, and walking without a cane would find her stumbling or falling.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Psychiatry

Psychology Today

Slomo and the Neuroscience of Being in 'The Zone'

Last weekend I stumbled on a short film by Josh Izenberg called " Slomo " which was recently featured in The New York Times .

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CNN

The Shearin Group Outstanding Leaders on 3 Tips for Practicing...

Neurologist Dr. Romie Mushtaq says that there's science that supports the benefits of being focused and "in the moment."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Claremont Graduate University, Orlando, FL, University of South Carolina, Medical University of South Carolina

Stanford

How sleep benefits those with a rare neurological disease

In the latest Huffington Post blog entry from the Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine , a pediatric neurologist highlights a rare neurological disease that's characterized by an improvement of symptoms after sleep.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KBCI CBS 2

Chris Nettleton: 'It's either a tumor or you have MS'

KBOI Sports Director Chris Nettleton was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis five years ago.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Bridlington Free Press

Highlighting the battle against PSP

A Driffield man has spoken out about the devastating effects of a rare neurological condition which affects his wife in a bid to highlight research into the illness.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Apr 16, 2014

HON

Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Glen-Oaks, NY

St. Augustine Record

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville gets $39.5M for stroke study

Dr. Thomas Brott talks about the use of ultrasound to check the blood flow in the the carotid artery.

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Related Topix: Florida, Medicine

The Kaleidoscope

UAB Epilepsy Center gains Level 4 recognition again

The Epilepsy Center at UAB has again been recognized as a Level 4 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.

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Related Topix: Medicine

NEWS.com.au

Young Oliver given a second chance

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Games, Poker

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Signs of stroke: Register by May 6 for Summit Health seminar

A stroke can strike quickly and without warning, so when you notice signs or symptoms, you should call 911 immediately, doctors urge.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cheyenne, WY, Opinion

PR-inside.com

Multiple Sclerosis -- KOL Insight and Consensus Outlook Modules - new ...

Biogens Tecfidera has revolutionised multiple sclerosis treatment in the U.S., eroding significant market share from older therapies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health, Diabetes, New Haven, CT

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Journal Watch

Alzheimer's-Related Gene Variant Particularly Risky for Women

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.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

Freshnews

Renowned Neurologist and Physician Join CureCrowd Advisory Board

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.

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Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, University of Virginia, San Francisco, CA

Freshnews

Surveyed European Neurologists Expect to Prescribe Biogen Idec's ...

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)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health

TheDay.Com

Neurological Group to provide testing for memory issues

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine

MLive.com

Bronson Methodist Hospital's neurodiagnostics lab in Kalamazoo gets national accreditation

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hospital Administration, Bronson Methodist Hospital, Healthcare Industry, Kalamazoo, MI

Zap2it.com

'Black Box' featurette explains why Kelly Reilly views Catherine as an addict

ABC's new medical drama "Black Box" looks deep into the complex mind of Catherine Black.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Circulation

Vascular Risk Factors and Midlife Cognition: Rethinking the Exposure Window [Editorials]

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.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Medicine, Nashville, TN

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