Cutting-edge insights on the value of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson disease.
What differentiates migraine from underlying intracranial pathology that may require neuroimaging, like tumors, abscesses, aneurysms, or hemorrhages? Test your skills with this 5-question quiz.
The latest research includes the development of novel device therapies, MRI-guided focused ultrasound, and DBS surgery.
Both low fat and ketogenic diets appear to be safe and may be even salutary in patients with Parkinson disease, according to new research.
Chronic migraines can contribute to relationship problems and have a detrimental effect on family life. Here are three ways migraine pain can affect women and relationships.
Over 10 million Americans suffer from debilitating chronic pain, according to new data that provides insights into the unrelenting problem of pain in America.
Brain injury and stroke studies have revealed that jealousy is indeed "in your head”—specifically in the left part of the cerebral cortex.
Findings indicate that some CAM therapies may have a promising future in the management of Parkinson disease.
Early diagnosis of PD and the initiation of neuroprotective treatment may alter the disease course, improving the quality of life for patients.
Experts present the latest on the mechanisms and management of psychotic features in PD and Lewy body dementia.
Stem cell transplantation for treatment of Parkinson disease is complex and requires both surgery and acquisition of stem cells. What does the future hold?
When should aspirin be given in patients with acute ischemic stroke? Plus 4 other questions to test your knowledge of the new guidelines.
Results presented at the 2018 American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting suggested that 20% of participants achieved pain freedom two hours after a single dose of rimegepant, and 48% achieved pain freedom eight hours after that dose, compared to 12% and 32%, respectively, with placebo.
A young child’s neurological exam was notable for symmetrical decreased muscle strength and absence of deep tendon reflexes in both lower extremities. Learn about the case here.
A 67-year-old woman comes to the urgent care because she fell in the shower three days ago. She insists that she doesn’t have any symptoms and she says her fall resulted from a slip on soap.