Master Doctor Search: Neurology & Neurosurgery
Delayed word processing could indicate MCI patients' likelihood of developing Alzheimer's
A delayed neurological response to processing the written word could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problems is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's...
1 hour ago - News Medical
Neuroimaging Findings in Normocephalic Newborns with Intrauterine Zika Virus Exposure
Congenital Zika infection can result in a spectrum of neurologic abnormalities in the newborn. Newborns exposed to Zika virus in utero have neuroimaging as part of their...
10 hours ago - Pediatric Neurology
Phenogenetic map created for stem cells models of neurological diseases
In an effort to better understand neurological diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS - and develop new ways to treat them - researchers have performed the first...
11 hours ago - ScienceDaily
What you need to know about dyskinesia
We look at dyskinesia, including the main symptoms and treatment options. Learn more about this condition that results in involuntary movements here.
14 hours ago - Medical News Today
Real-World Reassurance on Bleeding Risk With DOACs in VTE
A new observational study found that the new direct oral anticoagulants are not associated with increased risk for major bleeding or all-cause mortality compared with warfarin...
18 hours ago - Medscape - 4 articles
Early Immunotherapy Prevents Disability With Limbic Encephalitis
Early immunotherapy for faciobrachial dystonic seizures that precede onset of limbic encephalitis is highly effective in preventing cognitive impairment and long-term...
1 day ago - Medscape
Use of Migraine Drug as First-Line ED Therapy 'Inappropriate'
New findings cast doubt on the use of hydromorphone as first-line therapy for acute migraine in the ED setting. Medscape Medical News
1 day ago - Medscape
What's Hot at ECTRIMS-ACTRIMS 2017?
Among hot topics are new studies in progressive and pediatric MS and novel approaches to relapsing MS, including a drug targeting an endogenous retrovirus. New diagnostic...
1 day ago - Medscape
MRI may predict neurological outcomes for cardiac arrest survivors
MRI-based measurements of the functional connections in the brain can help predict long-term recovery in patients who suffer neurological disability after cardiac arrest...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Prior Head Injury Linked to Amyloid Deposition
Amyloid deposits were concentrated largely in the frontal cortex in patients with prior head injury, a new study shows, suggesting a mechanism for previous research linking TBI...
2 days ago - Medscape
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Mortality Risk Increases for HIV-seropositive Injured Patients
HIV and physical injuries are global health concerns. Patients suffering from these injuries have a higher prevalence of HIV in low middle-income countries.
High-fat Diet during Pregnancy may Increase Diabetes Risk in Kids
Consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of diseases like diabetes in the baby and shifting to a low-fat diet can reverse the outcome.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Increase COPD Risk
People with rheumatoid arthritis are at an increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Interventions are needed to prevent the risk factors of COPD.
Tailbone Pain | Symptoms & Treatments
Coccydynia also known as tailbone pain, may be exasperated by processes that add additional pressure to the area nearing the end of the spine. There are many different...
Pollution kills nine million each year, report finds
Air pollution accounted for 6.5 million deaths on its own, a report published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet found. Icahn School of Medicine in New York...
When Haters Trolled 1 Mom For Working Out at Target, She Clapped Back by...
A post shared by SIA COOPER on Oct 17, 2017 at 12:33pm PDT Fitness guru Sia Cooper can squeeze in a workout practically anywhere - at an airport terminal , on the shore of a...
Insurance is a driving factor in black breast cancer death
About 23 percent of US black women diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004-2013 had either no health insurance or had Medicaid coverage, versus 8 percent of white breast cancer...
NCCIH Introduces Know the Science Initiative
Science literacy efforts include interactive modules, videos to equip consumers for informed decision-making NCCIH launches “Know the Science”, an initiative designed to...
Tess Holliday Has Some Advice For the Haters Who Vilified Her Booty Workouts
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New Bowel Cancer Drug Target Discovered
Exclusively targeting Wnt signalling in tumour cells reduces growth of tumours derived from colon cancer cells without the toxic effects on healthy cells.