Neurologic Disorders Resource Center

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Depression Risk, Parkinson's Disease

Untreated patients in the early stages of Parkinson's disease are more likely to experience neuropsychiatric symptoms such as depression.

Child Neurodevelopment Disability Up

There has been a 20.9% increase in child disability cases related to any neurodevelopment or mental health condition since 2001.

Cognitive Function and Stroke Risk

Lower cognitive function is associated with increased risk of stroke in older adults, and cognitive decline increases after stroke vs. before stroke.

Wearable Cameras Help with Memory

Wearable cameras could help in both event recall and improvement to brain functioning and memory in patients with amnesia and dementia.

Fish Once-a-Week and Cognitive Decline

It may only take eating one portion of fish once a week to gain protective benefits against cognitive decline, including Alzheimer’s disease.

Brain Patterns and Stress Response

How well an individual handles stress may be due to the relationship between two interconnected parts of the brain.

Alzheimer's Rate Falling in the U.S.

The number of new cases of dementia has been declining in recent decades in the U.S., Germany, and other developed countries.

Chart: Multiple Sclerosis Treatments

Review this new chart on multiple sclerosis treatments for quick information when you need it.

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Childhood Disability Due to Mental Health, Neurodevelopment Up

A new study reports that the prevalence of childhood disability increased from 2001-2011, particularly relating to neurodevelopment or mental health conditions.

Lower Cognitive Function May Increase Stroke Risk

Lower cognitive function is associated with increased risk of stroke in older adults, and cognitive decline increases after stroke vs. before stroke.

First Peginterferon Beta Approved for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis

Biogen Idec announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Plegridy (peginterferon beta-1a) for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (RMS).

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Kombucha: Boosting Immunity or Just Toxic Tea?

Kombucha: Boosting Immunity or Just Toxic Tea?

Fungal and bacterial contaminants are common, with more than 20 cases of cutaneous anthrax, liver damage and allergic reactions reported.

Childhood Disability Due to Mental Health, Neurodevelopment Up

Childhood Disability Due to Mental Health, Neurodevelopment Up

A new study reports that the prevalence of childhood disability increased from 2001-2011, particularly relating to neurodevelopment or mental health conditions.

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