- A “healthy” busy daily schedule, involving activities that inspire, uplift, and challenge us, can boost our brain health in old age.
- A once-a-day epilepsy medication may help prevent partial seizures just like a twice-a-day drug.
- Dancing leads to anatomical structural changes in the brain that can have protective effects against brain disease.
- MRI scans reveal brain abnormalities inside the minds of insomniacs.
- A class of commonly used fungicides changes gene expression in ways similar to that seen in patients with autism and Alzheimer's disease.
- Researchers from Orlando Health have developed a simple blood test that can diagnose concussions seven days after they occur.
- Cerebral palsy, an umbrella term for a group of neurological disorders, is the most common childhood motor disability.
- Moderate to high-intensity physical activity may age-proof your brain by 10 years.
- Anthocyanins within blueberries provide a real benefit in improving memory and cognitive function in some older adults: study.
- People who suffer traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are more likely to lose or change their private health insurance coverage just when they need it most, according to a recent U.S. analysis.
- Our central nervous system inhibits cell regeneration, but stem cell treatment may help heal damaged nerves.
- Genetics, brain patterns, and childhood traumas all help make up the brain of a serial killer.
A neurological disorder is any disorder of the body's nervous system. Structural, biochemical or electrical abnormalities in the brain, spinal cord or other nerves can result in a range of symptoms. Examples of symptoms include paralysis, muscle weakness, poor coordination, loss of sensation, seizures, confusion, pain and altered levels of consciousness.There are many recognized neurological disorders, some relatively common, but many rare.