The need to nap for long stretches may be a reflection of an underlying health problem.
Your new patient is a 16-year-old high school student who received a diagnosis of chronic migraine two years ago. She has recently become sexually active. How would you counsel this patient?
Could 20 years of treatment for migraine have prompted a spontaneous absence of speech after this patient stopped taking her medication?
Some studies have suggested that, over the long-term, CoQ10 may increase type 2 muscle fibers, which are sometimes atrophied in individuals with PPP.
I have Huntington disease in my family. How do I change my genes?
A patient presented to the hospital with sudden-onset flaccid muscle weakness. Her family history was notable for sudden cardiac death of unknown etiology.
People of all ages occasionally report recurrent dreams, and there is an established association between negative dreams and daytime anxiety.
Striking findings are a call for public policy and research initiatives for aging populations with neurologic conditions.
Symptoms of sudden onset of headache and decreased balance three days earlier prompted a visit to the emergency department.
"If Mom would just let me play video games again, I would feel better.”
When considering treatment strategies for dementia, clinicians often focus on Alzheimer disease. However, Lewy body dementia also leads to a decline in cognition, movement, and mood and behavior.
Stem cell tourism is a global problem. The top three conditions marketed by such clinics are MS, PD, and stroke—often peddling false hope to patients who are vulnerable, desperately searching for a cure.
Strategies and take-home points on sleep paralysis and its counterpart, isolated sleep paralysis, a REM sleep-related parasomnia commonly associated with intense fear and anxiety.
Dengue infection predominantly causes arthritis, fever, headache, and rash; hemorrhagic and neurologic manifestations may also result. What was the prognosis for this patient?
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