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2013-07-09 23:01:19

A recent Saturday Evening Post article illustrates the growing campaign to raise awareness for Botox as an effective treatment for muscle spasticity. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Beverly Hills says that the public benefits from being made aware of Botox’s medical uses. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 According to a June 27, 2013 Saturday Evening Post article, titled “Henry Winkler on Botox, Mom, and Fishing for Trout,” most people have a limited appreciation of Botox,...

2013-07-02 23:04:47

Results could lead to improved surgery care and a better understanding of the long-term effects of anesthesia and surgery on a senior adult's post-operative thinking. Boston (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 New research examining levels of the hallmark proteins linked to Alzheimer’s disease found in patients suffering from post-operative cognitive changes (POCC) may lead to safer surgery care and better post-operative outcomes for senior adults. The study, taking place at Massachusetts...

2013-07-01 12:28:41

HOUSTON, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Epilepsy Center at Texas Children's Hospital has again been recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) as a Level 4 epilepsy center. This designation recognizes the center's ability to care for the most complex epilepsy cases, offering professional expertise and facilities that deliver the highest level of medical and surgical evaluation and treatment for patients. "This distinction reflects Texas...

2013-06-28 23:24:49

Masha Banar, Board Certified Physician Associate, of Visage Sculpture cosmetic center has shown superior longer lasting results treating excessive sweating with Dysport instead of Botox. Newton, Massachusetts (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 It’s summer and during these hot months, Masha Banar, Board Certified Physician Associate and Medical Director of Visage Sculpture of Newton, Massachusetts, is seeing more and more patients coming in with requests for Botox and Dysport injections to treat...

2013-06-20 23:18:06

People who experience any stroke symptoms–but do not have a stroke–may also be more likely to develop problems with memory and thinking, according to new research published in the June 19, 2013, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. "'Silent strokes' that cause small areas of brain damage have been tied to memory and thinking problems, but it has been difficult to study these 'silent strokes' due to the cost and inconvenience...

2013-06-19 23:02:56

The Neurosciences Institute at Abington Memorial Hospital recently opened the Movement Disorders Center to treat neurological disorders in which there is either an excess of movement or a deficiency of movement that is not due to weakness or paralysis. Abington, PA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 The Movement Disorders Center combines the expertise of neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists and urologists with specialists in physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech pathology. The team...

2013-06-18 23:27:18

Constraint Therapy Australia offers a new intensive rehabilitation program to help people who have suffered a stroke as well as those with cerebral palsy and some other neurological conditions. Perth, Australia (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 A ground-breaking therapy service has been launched in Perth to offer stroke patients a new rehabilitation treatment. Constraint Therapy Australia celebrated its launch earlier this month and offers a new intensive rehabilitation program to help people who have...

2013-06-15 12:22:22

- Alzheimer's Association Statement - WASHINGTON, June 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease: 2013 Update. The first-ever National Alzheimer's Plan, initially released in May 2012, was mandated by the bipartisan National Alzheimer's Project Act (P.L. 111-375), which Congress passed unanimously in 2010. The 2013 Update includes a new timeline for achieving its first goal -...

2013-06-13 23:26:50

Because all children love tents, Enabling Devices has created the ingenious Sensory Exploration Tent to provide a calming, private place for any young user to relax in and explore. Filled with wonderful sensory stimulation products that are usually sold separately, this tent comes with everything required to create a 'sensory environment' and to stimulate every sense of the user. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and...

2013-06-13 23:16:13

The Neurosciences Institute at Abington Memorial Hospital recently opened the Multiple Sclerosis Center to diagnose, treat and improve the overall quality of life of those affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Abington, PA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 The Neurosciences Institute at Abington Memorial Hospital recently opened the Multiple Sclerosis Center to diagnose, treat and improve the overall quality of life of those affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The Multiple Sclerosis Center at the...


Latest Neurology Reference Libraries

Stroke
2012-05-02 19:35:56

Stroke is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. As of May 2012, the current editor-in-chief is Marc Fisher (University of Massachusetts Medical School). Stroke covers research on cerebral circulation and related diseases, including clinical research on assessment of risk for stroke, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment, as well as rehabilitation. The audience base for Stroke includes neurologists,...

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2011-01-24 12:56:26

Herpes zoster (or zoster), is known as shingles or zona and is a viral disease characterized by painful skin rash with blisters in a limited area on one side of the body. Initial infection causes chickenpox. Once chickenpox is over the virus remains in the body and can cause shingles. It can become latent in the nerve cell bodies and sometimes in the dorsal root, cranial nerve, or autonomic ganglion. Years after initial infection, another breakout can cause a painful rash. The rash usually...

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