A new treatment for NMOSD has been found to reduce relapse, decrease re-hospitalizations, and hinder the need to treat acute attacks with corticosteroids and plasma exchange.
The genomic revolution has led to increasing opportunities to address complex neurodevelopmental conditions, taking a genetics-first approach.
Six months after delivering a healthy baby girl, a physician experiences intermittent blurred vision and tingling in her left leg. Her diagnosis might surprise you.
The latest advances in diagnosis and treatment are discussed in meeting presentations and recent studies and reviews.
MAST study results, remote electrical neuromodulation for acute treatment, and noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation are featured topics.
Because opioids have been shown to increase disability and reduce quality of life in patients with migraine, the search is on for effective alternative treatments.
Nearly one-third of persons with four or more migraine headache days per month have not received a diagnosis.
A promising alternative for patients who do not respond well to triptans or who wish to avoid pharmacotherapy.
Novel options for both acute and preventive therapy were presented at the American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting.
An interview with a neurologist who found that merely writing medical articles cannot express the impact an illness can have on patients, both literally and emotionally.
Food insecurity and migraine, anxiety sensitivity and migraine severity, supraorbital stimulation to prevent chronic migraine—find summaries of these and other recent findings here.
Physicians should ask patients about their history of headaches and monitor for possible indicators of stroke, especially among older individuals who are already at increased risk.
The profound consequences of the results guide decisions about testing. Who should be tested? And, just as important, who should not?
As home-monitoring devices become more available, accessible, and useful, they are increasing becoming helpful in neurological decision-making. More in this video.
What does compensation for neurologists look like these days? Would you choose neurology all over again?