Neurologic Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

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.

Restoring Memory via Implants

Two groups will lead a program to develop and test wireless, implantable devices to restore memory loss due to traumatic brain injury.

Cataract Surgery and Dementia Patients

Along with improving vision, cataract surgery may slow mental decline in people with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia.

Parkinsonism, ADHD: Genetic Link?

A genetic mutation has been linked to ADHD and may also cause parkinsonism in young people.

Advancement in Blood Test for Alzheimer's

A major advance has been made in creating a blood test to predict when at-risk people will develop Alzheimer's disease.

Sports Concussions: Ethical, Legal Issues

The ethical and legal issues surrounding evaluation, management of patients with sports-related concussions are addressed in a new position paper.

Wearable Exoskeleton for Paraplegia

The ReWalk Personal System has received FDA clearance for use at home and in the community for individuals with paraplegia.

Chart: Multiple Sclerosis Treatments

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

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Mislabeling Causes Ibuprofen, Oxcarbazepine Recall

American Health Packaging announced a voluntary recall of Ibuprofen Tablets 600mg and Oxcarbazepine Tables 300mg due to mislabeled inner unit dose blister packaging.

Fatty Acids May Prevent ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) may be delayed or prevented with the consumption of foods high in ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs).

Diet, Exercise May Cut Dementia Risk

Seniors at risk for dementia may help safeguard their memory and ability to think by adopting a healthier lifestyle, a new study suggests.

Brain Damage Seen Even With Mild Head Injury

Even mild traumatic brain injury may cause brain damage and affect thinking and memory.

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Mislabeling Causes Ibuprofen, Oxcarbazepine Recall

American Health Packaging announced a voluntary recall of Ibuprofen Tablets 600mg and Oxcarbazepine Tables 300mg due to mislabeled inner unit dose blister packaging.

Fatty Acids May Prevent ALS

Fatty Acids May Prevent ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) may be delayed or prevented with the consumption of foods high in ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs).

Diet, Exercise May Cut Dementia Risk

Diet, Exercise May Cut Dementia Risk

Seniors at risk for dementia may help safeguard their memory and ability to think by adopting a healthier lifestyle, a new study suggests.

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