Latest Behavioral neurology Stories

2014-07-28 12:25:32

NORWALK, Conn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Psychiatric Times, a leading online community for mental health professionals, presents up-to-date reporting by leaders in the field in psychiatry in the area of behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry. Among the features this month found online and in the print edition of Psychiatric Times: -- Understanding the Links Between Neuroscience and Behavior An overview by Special Report Chair, Jonathan M....

2013-10-22 23:02:59

The Capital Institute for Neurosciences, part of Capital Health, Hopewell Township, New Jersey, launches new program to treat Alzheimer's disease and other cognitive disorders. Hopewell Township, New Jersey (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The Capital Institute for Neurosciences (CIN) today announced it has launched a new program to treat Alzheimer’s disease and other cognitive disorders, providing specialized care as well as medical and social support for patients and their families. As...

2013-03-07 23:03:25

Dr. Barry Jordan specializes in Sports Neurology, Alzheimer´s Disease and Traumatic Brain Injury Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 Medical marketing firm MCPR Introduces Barry D. Jordan, M.D., M.P.H. for media interviews. Dr. Jordan is the Director of the Brain Injury Program & the Memory Evaluation Treatment Service (METS) at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital in White Plains, New York. Topics for commentary/opinion from Dr. Jordan: Sports Neurology, Traumatic Brain Injury, Sports...

2013-01-16 10:39:04

Double special issue on aphasia, hemispatial neglect and related disorders published in Behavioural Neurology Approximately half a million individuals suffer strokes in the US each year, and about one in five develops some form of post-stroke aphasia, the partial or total loss of the ability to communicate. By comparing different types of aphasia, investigators have been able to gain new insights into the normal cognitive processes underlying language, as well as the potential response to...

2011-03-01 08:00:00

HOBOKEN, NJ, March 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Anavex Life Sciences Corp. ("Anavex") (OTCBB: AVXL) today announced the appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Cummings to the Scientific Advisory Board as a clinical expert.  The Scientific Advisory Board works closely with the company to support development of the Anavex product pipeline, including its lead compound ANAVEX 2-73, which is being studied for Alzheimer's disease and is scheduled to enter Phase I clinical trials shortly.  Dr....

2010-02-01 09:42:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Alan Jacobs, one of a small number of clinical experts in Neuroendocrinology (and unique in combining this field with Behavioral Neurology into clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology), today announced the launch of his new blog on the web at: http://blog.alanjacobsmd.com Dr. Jacobs, who has offices in Manhattan and Mount Kisco, NY, has been providing comprehensive clinical care locally, nationally and internationally to women and men with neuroendocrine and...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.