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Catriona O'Donnell, who's 33, was diagnosed with MS ten years ago, after she experienced loss of vision, as well as problems with mobility and fatigue.
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Using an ambulance that included a computed tomography scanner, point-of-care laboratory, telemedicine connection and a specialized prehospital stroke team resulted in decreased time to treatment for ischemic stroke, according to a study in the April 23/30 issue of JAMA , a neurology theme issue.
Two experimental drugs may help prevent migraines in people who suffer multiple attacks a month, according to preliminary findings from a pair of clinical trials.
Baylor Health Care System seeks to offer advanced neurologic stroke expertise to its community-based medical centers through telemedicine, according to a news release issued by the organization.
PASADENA, Calif. - British actress Kelly Reilly gets to explore the fine line between genius and madness in the new ABC drama "Black Box."
Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. , a biotechnology company developing TcelnaA , a novel T-cell immunotherapy for the treatment of multiple sclerosis , today announced its participation at the American Academy of Neurology 2014 Annual Meeting taking place from April 26 to May 3, 2014 in Philadelphia.
A 26-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with complaints of intermittent diplopia, pulsatile tinnitus and a dull headache that has waxed and waned for 1 month.
The study involved 67 people with the condition, called asymptomatic carotid stenosis , with a 50-percent reduction in the diameter of the artery and 60 people with vascular risk factors but without the condition.
My colleague Bruce Goldman recently wrote an expansive blog entry and article based on research by Mike Greicius , MD, about how the ApoE4 variant doubles the risk of Alzheimer's for women.
Dr. Ardeshna, a fellowship-trained epileptologist and seizure specialist, serves as Medical Director of Epilepsy Services for the Erlanger Health System.
Researchers may have identified key genes linked to why some people have a higher tolerance for pain than others, according to a study released today that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 66th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, April 26 to May 3, 2014.
Josie Parker has little to no balance, and walking without a cane would find her stumbling or falling.
Neurologist Dr. Romie Mushtaq says that there's science that supports the benefits of being focused and "in the moment."