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Lee's Summit Tribune
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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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.
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 .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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."
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.
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.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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.
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.
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)
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.
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.
'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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.