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Unless you've been living with your head under a bucket, you've heard about or participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge - an effort to raise money for ALS research by dousing cold water on yourself and/a or donating $100.
Sigmund Freud, an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis, is one of the most famous names in medicine.
Dr. Alexander 300, professor and McCarty Chair of Neurology at UMMC in Jackson, feels the chill of the ice bucket challenge.
Robert C. Garrett, president and chief executive officer, Hackensack University Health Network and Ihor S. Sawczuk, M.D., executive vice president and chief medical officer, HackensackUMC, participated in the 'ALS Ice Bucket Challenge' on August 20 to raise awareness and support for the ALS Association also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Richfield School District Administrator Tara Villalobos smiles as she dumps a bucket of ice water onto a fellow participant of the ALS ice bucket challenge outside Richfield Elementary School in Richfield, Wis.
Scientists claim they effectively reversed fearful reactions to disturbing memories in mice by shining flashes of light into their eyes.
He's calm, with more than a touch of curiosity-but it's clear that it doesn't bother him one way or another how the situation turns out.
Looking at pictures is just one way Bob and Donna Otten cope, after Bob was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease four years ago.
Pat Hoffmann challenged him last week, and on Wednesday, Mayor Tom Henry accepted and completed the ALS Ice Bucket challenge.
Secretary Sharon Blight initially put the numbness and tingling in her right hand and foot down to a tennis injury.
An exercise component of the popular Nintendo Wii video game may help multiple sclerosis patients improve their balance by rewiring their brains, a new study suggests.
Murfreesboro Medical Clinic proudly announces the addition of J. Blake Kellum, Jr., M.D. to the Neurology department.
Donald Johns Joins Biogen Idec to Lead ALS Innovation Hub Renowned Neurologist to Focus on Accelerating the Company's Discovery and Development of ALS Therapies CAMBRIDGE, Mass.-- --Biogen Idec today announced that Donald R. Johns, M.D., has joined the company as vice president, leading Biogen Idec's amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Innovation Hub .
Older patients with Parkinson disease who undergo deep brain stimulation appear to have a 90-day complication risk similar to younger patients, suggesting that age alone should not be a primary factor for excluding patients as DBS candidates.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 03:58 am
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