There are many possible contributing factors that can explain the relationship between lack of sleep and psychosocial issues among teenagers.
Heidi Moawad, MD
Individuals with OCD have different areas of brain activation in response to perceived threats than healthy controls.
Research shows that teenage and adolescent sleep patterns are hormonally influenced, and not laziness or rebellious statements.
Phobias are associated with major alterations in brain activity as detected by functional imaging studies.
Nostalgic experiences trigger metabolic activity and blood flow in several brain regions and can be a useful emotional strategy or a harmful addiction.
Ovarian tumors are most often associated with paraneoplastic syndromes, but other tumors can produce antibodies that target CNS structures.
Patients with phantom limb pain may benefit best from tailored therapy based on individual pain response coupled with attention to side effects.
While we might like to think we have what it takes to determine whether someone is lying or telling the truth, research shows it’s not that easy.
Do vitamins and natural supplements have any place in the treatment of serious neurological conditions? How would you handle patient inquiries?
Alien hand syndrome, a rare neurological symptom, may be produced by a number of etiologies and more than one specific region of cerebral damage.