Latest American Academy of Neurology Stories
Even for elderly people with no signs of dementia, those with hardening of the arteries are more likely to also have the beta-amyloid plaques in the brain that are a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease.
People who get occasional migraines are more likely to be obese than people who do not have migraines.
New research suggests that men who exercise vigorously as young adults may reduce their risk of developing epilepsy later in life.
Studies show that migraine is more common among people with lower incomes.
New research suggests that chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a brain disease associated with repeat brain trauma including concussions in athletes, may affect people in two major ways: initially affecting behavior or mood or initially affecting memory and thinking abilities.
People who experience any stroke symptoms—but do not have a stroke—may also be more likely to develop problems with memory and thinking.
Men who experience restless legs syndrome (RLS) may have a higher risk of dying earlier.
A new guideline from the American Academy of Neurology will help people who take blood thinners decide whether or not to take them during surgery or other medical procedures.
Older people with a history of migraines and depression may have smaller brain tissue volumes than people with only one or neither of the conditions.
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