Ebola May Have Long-Term Neurological Sequelae
Ebola virus disease survivors may have long-term neurological complications that are not well understood, according to a new case series. Reuters Health Information
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Progress in meningitis lags far behind other vaccine-preventable diseases, analysis shows
The global disease burden of meningitis remains unacceptably high, and progress lags substantially behind that of other vaccine-preventable diseases, warns a new analysis...
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Neurological damage linked to Alzheimer's may be repaired with dietary supplementation
Is it really possible to mitigate and even reverse the damaging effects of Alzheimer's disease and dementia through simple dietary supplementation? According to new research...
1 day ago - Natural News
Infectious Theory of Alzheimer Disease Draws Fresh Interest
More and more research supports the theory that Alzheimer disease, at least in some cases, may be caused by an early-life infection. Medscape Neurology
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Speed and error rate of DNA synthesis influenced by DNA structure
The speed and error rate of DNA synthesis is influenced by the three-dimensional structure of the DNA. Using "third-generation" genome-wide DNA sequencing data, a team of...
2 days ago - News Medical
Standardized multimodal pain protocol reduced pain, opioid consumption after fusion
LOS ANGELES - Results presented at the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting showed significant improvement in patients' average pain scores following the implementation...
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Acute Flaccid Myelitis Spreads to 90 Confirmed Cases in 27 States
The CDC recommends clinicians expedite neurology and infectious disease consultations to discuss treatment and management considerations for all possible cases. Medscape...
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What Do We Know about American Diplomats in Cuba?
Neurological symptoms appear real, but geopolitics and little hard data complicate search for the cause
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AI Predicts Alzheimer's; High-Profile Dementia; Let Kids With Concussion Use Their Phones
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
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Concussions may increase suicide risk
Sustaining a concussion and/or a mild traumatic brain injury was tied to a higher risk for suicide, according to findings of a systematic review recently published in JAMA...
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Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
New Shoe Insole Technology Can Heal Diabetic Ulcers Better While Walking
Diabetic foot ulcers: Newly developed shoe insole technology can heal diabetic ulcers better while walking.
New Method to Study Swallowing Could Lead to Improved ALS Treatments
Researchers mimic swallowing problems in rodents that will allow more targeted study of ALS progression.
Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure
Hypertension is a common and critical health concern, especially for older people. An article in Homeopathic covered some of the best ways of naturally treating high blood...
What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate...
Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum with all three pregnancies and Amy Schumer said she is in hospital with the same thing
Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease...
Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand'
FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes
About half of teens who smoke cigarettes choose menthols and flavored e-cigarettes have been blamed for a recent increase in teen vaping rates.
Tick-Borne Diseases Set U.S. Record in 2017
The 2017 increase mirrors a rise in tick-borne diseases reported in the United States. Between 2004 and 2016, the number of cases doubled, and researchers discovered seven new...
Women in the arts and men in construction have the highest suicide risks...
Women who work in public-facing creative fields like entertainment and the arts and men who work in construction - where they have 'access to lethal means' are at higher...
FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that it will limit or ban access to flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.