New information has surfaced about the rare but often lethal disease that prompted the removal of Tysabri, a new multiple sclerosis drug.
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As researchers work hard to find a medical cure for multiple sclerosis, many of us are more concerned about how to cure MS naturally. Natural methods have had some excellent results and deserve to be looked at more carefully. The drugs being used to control MS tend to be very damaging so the more th
This review takes a look at the history of model development for neurodegenerative diseases. What has been learned which may improve the design, development and use of mouse models?
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Dementia, especially Alzheimer's disease, often doesn't get noted on death certificates, which may lead to an underestimate of how deadly those conditions are, according to a letter published in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
Dr. Stein discusses bioinformatics and pay for performance standards in this commentary.
Genetic mutations not inherited from parents appear to explain some cases of autism, new research suggests. And the mutations may number in the hundreds.
Peripheral Neuropathy, also referred to as Peripheral Neuropathy, is caused by nerve damage. This nerve damage is most often caused by diabetes, but can also be the result of other contributing factors such as exposure to toxins or infections. This ailment can be treated with medication, but there i
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Dr. Mark Alberts discusses a recent study published in Stroke exploring rupture rates and optimal management of incidentally found small unruptured aneurysms.
Dr Alberts highlights some of the new and revised recommendations of particular clinical importance for the acute care of patients with intracerebral hemorrhage.
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One of the most agonizing decisions a person may ever have to face is what to do with a dying loved one. When a person lapses into dementia, for whatever reason, should a feeding tube be used when they can't eat on their own?
This fascinating historical analysis postulates that the fate of the Aztec nation was sealed by one well-placed slingshot to the head of Emperor Moctezuma.
Recent preliminary research suggests that pharmacotherapy, especially with dopaminergic and selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors, may prove effective in enhancing motor recovery after stroke.