In this 6-minute video presentation, Dr. Andrew Wilner describes the epidemiology and pathophysiology of carbon monoxide poisoning and reviews the implications of a recently published observational study.
In patients with epilepsy who live in western societies, suicide rates are increasing. Does culture play a role? Here's a study of Asian populations.
The encephalitis lethargica epidemic of 1916-1930 is estimated to have affected at least half a million of people in Europe and still remains a mystery.
There is a surprisingly low association between airplane headaches and other types of headaches. So what are the characteristics and how are they treated?
Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), initially called Steele-Richardson-Olszewski syndrome, is a sporadic neurodegenerative disease.
Research points to a genetic etiology for 5 major psychiatric disorders. Do these disorders have shared genes?
What neuropsychiatric conditions are relatives of people with ALS at risk for? Are other genes involved besides C9orf72?
A new study has found a link between Parkinson Disease (PD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and suggests that changes in the gut microbiome may be involved.
Is there a treatment for this?
What's the science behind predictive dreams?
Although rare, new onset refractory status epilepticus can be life threatening if not identified quickly.
Test your skills on aspirin vs placebo; the association between trauma and headache; global burden of headache in children and adolescents, and more.
Findings from a study lends credence to the role of lipids in the early stages of Alzheimer disease.
An incident, population-based prospective cohort study examined weight changes over time in patients with Parkinson disease.
Recognizing the need for objective markers of brain injury, researchers have dedicated extensive efforts to developing concussion biomarkers.