A new study finds that children with epilepsy who are treated with antiepileptic drugs sustain more bone fractures than kids who don't take these drugs. Details here.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
Your patient has CAD and migraine and is taking Paxil for depression. Can he take a triptan?
A new study is the first to assess the relationship between lithium in drinking water and incidence of dementia.
Migraine—especially migraine with aura—is a CV risk factor, which makes the prescription of ergots or triptans potentially problematic. What’s the best approach?
Most neurologists reach for levetiracetam monotherapy for children with early onset, nonsyndromic epilepsy initially. This study questions that practice.
Exposure to airborne particulate matter from fires in California to plague in Madagascar: here are quiz questions about medical matters that have made world headlines.
Virtual housecalls to patients with Parkinson's disease are not only feasible and efficient, but patients appear to like them. Details from a national study tell the story here.
Migraine is the second leading cause of disability worldwide. New data show the number of patients who will need care by clinicians with expertise in neurological conditions will continue to grow in coming decades.
Studies suggest that magnesium, riboflavin, butterbur, coenzyme Q10, and certain nutraceutical combinations may have efficacy in preventing migraine. This slideshow reviews the evidence.
Botox for episodic migraine? Vitamin B for migraine with aura? Best option for acute cluster headache? Take the quiz.