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Aug 19, 2019
When a diseased liver disrupts the brain
Researchers have demonstrated how chronic liver diseases cause molecular changes in the brain.
Aug 16, 2019
More cancer cases among women with sleep apnea
No causal relationship is demonstrated, but the link between nocturnal hypoxia in women and higher cancer risk is still clear.
Aug 15, 2019
FDA approves first non-controlled substance treatment for narcolepsy
Medication represents the first and only non-scheduled treatment approved for patients with narcolepsy in the United States.
Aug 14, 2019
AAN issues guidelines for treatment of migraine in children and teens
Two new guidelines include recommendations for preventing and treating migraine in children and teens.
Aug 12, 2019
Alzheimer disease destroys neurons that keep us awake
Study suggests Tau tangles, not amyloid plaques, drive daytime napping that precedes dementia.
Aug 09, 2019
Adding multiple sclerosis drug to targeted cancer therapy may improve glioblastoma outcomes
By reaching stem cells at the tumor's root, multiple sclerosis drug teriflunomide, paired with targeted cancer therapy, markedly shrinks patient-derived glioblastomas grown in mice.
Aug 08, 2019
Too much coffee raises the odds of triggering a migraine headache
Study links high daily intake of caffeinated beverages with the onset of migraine headaches on the same or next day.
Aug 06, 2019
Heavier drinking linked to structural brain differences among young men in large brain imaging study
Associations between drinking and cortical thickness in younger adult drinkers - findings from the Human Connectome Project.
Aug 05, 2019
New research findings on dizziness of unknown cause
Perception disorders may throw those affected off balance.
Aug 02, 2019
ATS publishes clinical guideline on obesity hypoventilation syndrome
Guideline aims to improve early recognition and advise clinicians about management of obesity hypoventilation syndrome.
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