May 23, 2019
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research reveals new treatment approach
Study provides an important new perspective into the mechanisms that may drive ALS and a potential therapeutic direction.
May 02, 2019
Out-of-pocket costs for neurologic medications rise sharply over 12 years
Sharpest increase for multiple sclerosis drugs.
Apr 01, 2019
Gastrointestinal complaints in children could signal future mental health problems
Study finds disruptions in the body’s gut microbes triggered by early-life adversity are linked to brain function.
Feb 01, 2019
A new approach to peripheral nerve injury?
Natural killer cells in the immune system could present a target.
Jan 24, 2019
Childhood lead exposure linked to poor adult mental health
Lead exposure in childhood appears to have long-lasting negative effects on mental health and personality in adulthood.
Dec 11, 2018
Ezogabine treatment shown to reduce motor neuron excitability in ALS patients
Trial meets primary goal of measuring a reduction in motor neuron excitability in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis following treatment.
Dec 10, 2018
Regrowing damaged nerves hinges on shutting down key genes
Injured neurons temporarily revert to immature state.
Dec 05, 2018
Using graphene to detect amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, other neurodegenerative diseases
An objective diagnostic test would help patients start receiving treatment sooner to slow the disease.
May 04, 2018
New approach for treating neuropathic pain
Research groups discover novel therapeutic that appears to interrupt the signaling cascades in the body required for multiple forms of neuropathic pain.
Mar 19, 2018
Hormone imbalance may explain higher diabetes rates in sleep-deprived men
Studies have found biological reason for relationship between insufficient sleep and the development of insulin resistance in men.