Oct 01, 2019
“Relaxed” enzymes may be at the root of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Treatments have been hard to pinpoint for a rare neurologic disease.
Sep 30, 2019
Common nutrient supplementation may hold the answers to combatting Alzheimer disease
Lifelong dietary regimen of choline holds the potential to prevent Alzheimer disease.
Sep 27, 2019
Sport has its benefits but do not overdo it
Study shows that intensive physical training can harm brain capacity, particularly cognitive control.
Sep 26, 2019
Blood-brain barrier damage occurs even with mild head trauma
Study of adolescent and adult athletes finds evidence of damage to the brain's protective barrier, without a reported concussion.
Sep 25, 2019
Brain anatomy changes with maturation to adolescence
Researchers correlate brain anatomy and metabolism with behavioral development.
Sep 24, 2019
Menopausal night sweats linked with cognitive dysfunction
New study suggests paradox of night sweats increasing sleep duration while impairing cognitive performance.
Sep 23, 2019
New algorithm expands neurologists’ ability to assess for clot-removing procedure
Algorithm can help physicians outside of major stroke treatment centers assess whether a patient suffering from ischemic stroke would benefit from an endovascular procedure to remove a clot blocking an artery.
Sep 20, 2019
Researchers team up to better understand sleep apnea treatment in children
A fresh look at pediatric sleep studies.
Sep 19, 2019
The brain may actively forget during dream sleep
NIH-funded study suggests REM sleep may prevent information overload.
Sep 18, 2019
AAN recommends people 65+ be screened yearly for memory problems
Screening expected to help physicians improve quality of patient-centered neurologic care.