Neurologic Disorders Resource Center

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Live Coverage of PAINWeek 2014

Exclusive access to live, onsite coverage of up-to-date evidence-based scientific findings in pain management.

Benzodiazepines and Alzheimer's Risk

Benzodiazepine use is associated with an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease.

Wrist Device Helps Parkinson's Patients

The first wrist-worn device has received FDA approval to assess and monitor symptoms of Parkinson's disease that impact movement.

Blood Type and Cognitive Impairment

Blood group AB and higher factor VIII are associated with increased incidence of cognitive impairment.

Fish Oil for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy

For patients with drug-resistant epilepsy, low-dose fish oil can reduce seizures compared with placebo.

MS Symptoms Worsen with Salt

High sodium intake is associated with increased disease activity in multiple sclerosis (MS).

Breathalyzer to Detect Concussions?

Researchers have proposed a breathalyzer test that could detect chemicals present in athletes’ breath that indicate a brain injury.

Brain Workaround for Alzheimer's

Scientists believe that they may have discovered why some individuals with beta-amyloid buildup retain normal cognitive function.

News

FDA: Certain Auto-Injectors OK to Use 1 Year Beyond Exp Date

The FDA is alerting healthcare professionals and emergency responders that certain lots of AtroPen (atropine), CANA (diazepam), morphine sulfate, and pralidoxime chloride auto-injectors manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies can be used for up to one year beyond the labeled expiration date.

No Link Between Vaccines, Multiple Sclerosis, Says New Study

There is no link between vaccines and increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) or other acquired central nervous system demyelinating syndromes.

Researchers Characterize Uveitis With Multiple Sclerosis

Most patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and uveitis present with intermediate uveitis.

Parkinson's Meds May Spur Compulsive Behaviors

Medications commonly used to treat Parkinson's disease may raise the risk of impulse control disorders such as compulsive gambling, compulsive shopping, and/or hypersexuality.

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FDA: Certain Auto-Injectors OK to Use 1 Year Beyond Exp Date

FDA: Certain Auto-Injectors OK to Use 1 Year Beyond Exp Date

The FDA is alerting healthcare professionals and emergency responders that certain lots of AtroPen (atropine), CANA (diazepam), morphine sulfate, and pralidoxime chloride auto-injectors manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies can be used for up to one year beyond the labeled expiration date.

No Link Between Vaccines, Multiple Sclerosis, Says New Study

No Link Between Vaccines, Multiple Sclerosis, Says New Study

There is no link between vaccines and increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) or other acquired central nervous system demyelinating syndromes.

Researchers Characterize Uveitis With Multiple Sclerosis

Researchers Characterize Uveitis With Multiple Sclerosis

Most patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and uveitis present with intermediate uveitis.

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