Ethnic Differences in Ischemic Stroke Risk
In ischemic stroke subtypes in young-onset stroke, researchers identify a modifiable risk factor in a high-risk group.
Are Epilepsy and Type 1 Diabetes Linked?
Recent findings could explain underlying pathophysiology of these disorders and have therapeutic implications.
Stroke Risk with Long Work Hours
We know working long hours is bad for our health, but which risk is greater, coronary heart disease or stroke?
Improving Quality of Life in Epilepsy
A group of doctors looked at the effect of incorporating quality of life management with traditional medical therapy for epilepsy treatment.
Epilepsy Treatments Quiz
How well versed are you in various epilepsy treatments? Our quiz covers medications and non-drug treatments.
Migraine Surgery: A Solution for a Common Problem?
When medications no longer offer relief to your patients with migraines, surgical treatment may be the answer.
Second Generation Anti-epileptic Drugs, Active Management Improve Some Outcomes in Epilepsy
Researchers question the belief that first generation anti-epileptic drugs are as effective as second generation drugs.
New Research Points to Earlier Recognition of AD
Research into AD pathogenesis and identification of early biomarkers could contribute to the development of new treatments. We present several recent findings.
Sleep Disorders and Epilepsy
While the underlying mechanisms remain to be resolved, studies suggest that, once patients with epilepsy develop obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), treating OSA can result in improved seizure control.
Diet and Nutrition Steer MS Disease Course
Is fatigue with MS related to diet? Is alcohol intake tied to lower MS disability and severity? Researchers at AAN 2015 reported on how patients are affected by what they eat and drink.