- Memory formation explains why the brain chooses to remember some things and forget others.
- How our brain perceives body parts may explain why we feel we're missing a toe.
- British scientists have found evidence that the biological seeds of Alzheimer's disease could be passed on through medical procedures - though specialists said the risk of transmission was largely theoretical.
- Rachel Uchitel elected brain surgery after she was diagnosed with type 1 Chiari malformation, a rare neurological disorder that puts painful pressure on the brain and spine.
- Emails posted to WikiLeaks shows that Sony Pictures altered "Concussion," starring Will Smith, to prevent backlash from the NFL.
- 'The New York Times' remembers neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks after he lost his battle with terminal liver cancer on Sunday.
- Looking into someone's eyes for 10 minutes can induce hallucinations, from seeing deformed faces to monsters.
- Exercise could be the most effective treatment for reducing disease activity in children diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS).
- Random eye movement during REM sleep is the brain's way of capturing snapshots of dreams.
- Excessive pornography consumption may alter brain structure and functioning, but is it a cause for concern?
- Here's what we learned at the NFL's Player Health and Safety Event this past Wednesday.
- This sleep position can help you get a good night’s rest by eliminating the brain’s metabolic waste products.
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.