Latest Neurobiological brain disorder Stories

2011-03-09 13:47:01

A devastating vascular disorder of the brain called CADASIL, which strikes young adults and leads to early dementia, often is misdiagnosed as multiple sclerosis, Loyola University Health System researchers report.

2011-03-07 00:00:27

Home Instead Senior Care in Boise has expanded their Alzheimer’s and dementia care program to meet the increasing demand for seniors facing these diseases. Meridian, ID (PRWEB) March 6, 2011 Every 70 seconds, someone will develop Alzheimer’s disease.

2011-03-04 14:13:00

SIERRA VISTA, Ariz., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- How can caregivers recognize the difference between normal age-related memory lapses and memory loss related to dementia? Prestige Assisted Living at Sierra Vista will host an educational speaker series that offers insight into memory care issues, beginning in March. The series will continue on Tuesday, March 22, with David Troxel who will share the latest information on how people living with dementia can continue to live meaningful lives.

2011-03-01 14:25:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dedicated to enriching the quality of life for everyone affected by multiple sclerosis (MS), the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) offers numerous programs and services to the MS community.

2011-03-01 14:12:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During MS Awareness Month, the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) invites the MS community to participate in a wide array of activities and events to help manage their MS: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040730/NYF027LOGO ) Register for MSAA's webinar "MS on the Fast Track: The 411" and have your questions about MS answered, by Mark Tullman, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Director of the Columbia University MS...

2011-02-26 08:02:38

Creative intervention bolsters well-being, MU researchers find.

2011-02-25 15:18:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Representative Gabrielle Giffords' medical rehabilitation from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) has shed light on the medical expertise of rehabilitation physicians.

2011-02-24 10:52:00

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainScope Company, Inc. today announced that Peter JD Andrews M.D., MB.Ch.B., FRCA has joined its Medical Advisory Board.

2011-02-23 22:22:26

In an effort to develop therapeutic remedies for multiple sclerosis, scientists debate two possible interventional approaches - but they're on opposite sides of the spectrum.

2011-02-22 07:59:25

Scientists say that multiple sclerosis (MS) appears to flare up during warmer weather.

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