Alzheimer's Deaths Exceed Half a Million a Year in the US
By Dr. Mercola Alzheimer's disease, which is the most serious form of dementia, eventually leads to the inability to carry out even the most basic of bodily functions, such as...
11 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Decreasing catheter-associated urinary tract infections in the neurological intensive care unit: One unit's success
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17 days ago - MD Linx - 2 articles
Moxley, a Pioneer in Muscular Dystrophy Research and Care, to Step Down
Richard Moxley III, M.D., one of the founding fathers of the University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Neurology, is retiring after a career spanning more than four...
19 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Cente
Growing Gardens in a Desert Climate
Growing gardens is one of the most enjoyable pastimes for older adults, and it offers significant health benefits to boot. Because many seniors spend a great deal of time...
20 days ago - Sun Health Senior Living
No evidence that brain-stimulation technique boosts cognitive training
Transcranial direct-current stimulation - a non-invasive technique for applying electric current to areas of the brain - may be growing in popularity, but new research suggests...
27 days ago - Medical News Today
NeuroBreak: Alzheimer's Drugs Should Have Died in Phase II; Addict Brokers
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
27 days ago - MedPageToday
Early Diagnosis of Sleep Disorders May Indicate Parkinson's Disease Risk in Future
REM sleep disorders could be an early warning sign for neurological ailments like Parkinson's disease reveals study.
27 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Racial Disparities in Outpatient Neurologic Care
Blacks and Hispanics with Parkinson's, stroke, and other neurologic conditions are less likely to see a neurologist in the office than their white peers. Medscape Medical News
28 days ago - Medscape
Status Epilepticus - The Hunt for Treatable Causes
Working my way through medical school and pediatric neurology residency, I was frequently asked why anyone would choose a career in child neurology - “it′s so depressing” or...
1 month ago - Seminars in Pediatric Neurology
Dementia saliva testing 'shows early promise'
"Simple saliva test for dementia 'shows promise' in bid to diagnose the disease early," the Daily Mirror reports. This news is based on a laboratory study that took saliva...
1 month ago - NHS
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Don't want an early menopause? Eat more vegetable protein
Roughly one in ten women in Britain reach the menopause early - before the age of 45 - which in turn increases their risk of heart disease, osteoporosis and early cognitive...
How Do You Lose Weight With Jenny Craig? A Dietitian Explains
So you're researching diets, looking for weight-loss solutions, and evaluating your options. A program you've definitely heard of, but may not know the logistics of: Jenny...
Dear Mark: Ketosis and HIIT, Keto After Menopause, Inuit and Ketosis?
For today's edition of Dear Mark , I'm answering a few questions from you folks. First, can a person maintain their high intensity interval training while starting a ketogenic...
Are There Really Foods That Fight Inflammation?
Inflammation is your body's reaction to a foreign substance or invader, but it's also the driver of almost every age-related chronic disease, including heart disease, cancer...
Cholesterol-lowering drugs may accelerate onset of Parkinson's disease...
Statins are a type of cholesterol-lowering drug typically prescribed to patients at risk of cardiovascular disease. Although they may provide relief from heart conditions, the...
Alzheimer's Disease can be Treated by Anti-Epileptic Drug
The risk of developing Alzheimer's disease increases sharply with age. Today, it affects more than 5 million Americans.
The New Health Care: The ABCs and Ds of Whether to Get Prostate Cancer Screening
A way to make sense of the shifting advice by experts.
ACT police search for missing man Gerard McDonnell
Police are concerned for Gerard McDonnell, 82, as he has Alzheimer's.
Home-based versus center-based aerobic exercise on cardiopulmonary...
Clinical and Experimental Nephrology
Multicenter registry analysis of center characteristics associated with...
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology