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  1. Service dog trained to recognize owner's seizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Ashley Green/The Sentinel & Enterprise via The Associated Press Fitchburg resident Lorelei McClure talks about her Bichon Frise, Prince Charming, on Aug. 18 . The dog can detect seizures before they happen.

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  2. Family Is 'Devastated' After a Hospital Reportedly Removes Their...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | People

    A family has been left in shock after their 2-year-old son died after being removed from life support against their wishes, according to several reports. On Thursday afternoon, 2-year-old Israel Stinson was removed from a breathing ventilator at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles after a judge upheld the hospital's decision to remove life support, according to the Los Angeles Times .

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  3. Barrow study: Teens report growing awareness of concussions, brain injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Barrow study: Teens report growing awareness of concussions, brain injury Concussion concerns are having an impact on teen sports participation, according to a statewide survey for Barrow Neurological Institute. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2c4hjhJ Sports neurologist Dr. Javier CA rdenas discusses the key points of a new Barrow Neurological Institute study about Arizona teen concussions on Aug. 26, 2016.

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  4. First ESC Guidelines on Atrial Fibrillation published onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    The first European Society of Cardiology Guidelines on Atrial Fibrillation developed in collaboration with the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery are published online today in European Heart Journal and the European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery , and on the ESC Website. "These are the first guidelines to target every atrial fibrillation specialist," said Dr Stefano Benussi , Task Force Co-Chairperson .

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  5. Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Health Care: A Journey with Lennox-Gastaut SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gillette News-Record

    ... and sharing advice. Recently, a document developed by an independent panel of experts was published in the journal Neurology to address the

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  6. Carlos Hyde suffers concussion against PackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    At a time when the 49ers don't know who their starting quarterback will be in 17 days against the Rams, there's a chance they won't know who their starting tailback will be, at least for a while. Via Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, Carlos Hyde suffered a concussion on Friday night against the Packers.

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  7. Direct catheter-based thrombectomy equal to bridging thrombolysis in ischemic strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    Rome, Italy - 27 Aug 2016: Direct catheter-based thrombectomy is equally effective to bridging thrombolysis in the treatment of acute ischaemic stroke, according to results from the observational PRAGUE-16 registry study presented at ESC Congress 2016 today.1 "If left untreated, acute ischaemic stroke caused by a major artery occlusion results in death for up to half of patients and an additional 40% to 50% are left permanently disabled," said principal investigator Professor Petr Widimsky, head of the Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic. "In other words, without treatment only a few patients with major ischaemic stroke survive without severe sequelae."

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  8. 'Phenomenal': 10-Year-Old Md. Boy Recovers From Rare DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Washington

    Jackson Gilmore, 10, was diagnosed with a rare auto-immune disease that kept him from talking, walking and eating on his own for months. A Maryland family is celebrating what they describe as a miracle as a 10-year-old boy has regained his ability to walk, talk and eat nearly two years after he was diagnosed with a rare auto-immune disease.

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  9. Dr. Javier Cardenas on concussion surveyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    Sports neurologist Dr. Javier Cardenas on Aug. 26, 2016, discusses the key points of a new Barrow Neurological Institute study on Arizona teen concussions. Meghan Finnerty/azcentral Dr. Javier Cardenas on concussion survey Sports neurologist Dr. Javier Cardenas on Aug. 26, 2016, discusses the key points of a new Barrow Neurological Institute study on Arizona teen concussions.

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  10. Scientists report new neurological complication from Zika virus infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    Dr. John England, Professor and Chair of Neurology at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, and colleagues in Honduras and Venezuela have reported a new neurological complication of infection with the Zika virus. They described the first confirmed case of Zika-associated sensory polyneuropathy in a paper published online by the Journal of the Neurological Sciences , available at X 30535-4/abstract .

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  11. P.E.I. man in battle with insurance company over pricey MS drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    A P.E.I. man is in a battle with his insurance company over coverage for an expensive drug for Multiple Sclerosis. The company says he failed to disclose a pre-existing medical condition, but he says that's not so.

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  12. California toddler on life support dies after judge rules to remove ventilatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobalNews

    In a swift end to a long legal battle, a brain-dead California toddler died Thursday after being taken off life support. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge made the surprise ruling to dissolve the restraining order keeping Israel Stinson on life support.

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  13. If You Get Migraines You Might Be Low In This Essential NutrientRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSN Healthy Living

    ... "Migraine is widely thought of as a disorder of brain excitability," Richard Lipton, M.D., vice chair of neurology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and neurologist with the American Migraine Foundation , tells SELF. Even between painful ...

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  14. Researchers link sensory polyneuropathy with acute Zika virus infectionRead the original story

    Friday | Crofs Blogs

    ... The new publication is part of the collaborate efforts of the World Federation of Neurology Work Group on Zika. Concerned about the increasing number of neurological complications related to the Zika virus, the WFN has recently established this ...

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  15. Battle over child's life comes to sudden end when he is removed from ventilatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Doctors say Israel fell into a coma and was declared brain-dead by three doctors at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center. "The minute that we come in the room, we say, 'Hey, Israel.'

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  16. Medical ScreeningRead the original story

    Friday | Advance

    When comparing "non-claims" physicians with physicians who had suits filed against them, the average length of patient encounter time difference was only 3 minutes. The difference in length of visits had an independent effect in predicting the physicians' claim status .

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  17. Elijah Williams, Kenard Lang flip Oak Ridge, Jones rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Coach Elijah Williams is pictured during football practice at Jones High School on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Coach Elijah Williams is pictured during football practice at Jones High School on Wednesday, August 17, 2016.

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  18. Family "in shock" after brain-dead toddler taken off life supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    "They are devastated. I think still in shock," family attorney Alexandra Snyder said.

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  19. EMS, hospitals working toward quicker treatment in stroke careRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    Dr. Peter Antevy , Dr. Brijesh Mehta, and Interim Hallandale Fire Chief Mark Ellis, at a meeting in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. They are the founders of a team of critical care physicians and area EMS officials that have come together to form the Broward EMS Stroke Coalition - the first group of its kind in the nation aimed at bringing accountability to all stroke centers.

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    Friday | National Review Online

    Prof. William Snider, a neurologist at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, explains why there are so few Republicans on his faculty: It's because Republicans hate science .

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