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Updated AAN guidelines state closure not recommended for individuals with stroke and heart defectAn updated recommendation from the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) states t
Updated AAN guidelines state closure not recommended for individuals with stroke and heart defect
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 minutes ago
An updated recommendation from the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) states that catheter-based closure should not be routinely recommended for people who have had a stroke and also have a heart defect called a patent foramen ovale (PFO), a channel... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New consensus statement recommends transition of care for adolescents with neurologic disordersfor transitioning adolescents and young adults with neurologic disorders to adu
New consensus statement recommends transition of care for adolescents with neurologic disorders
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 hours ago
for transitioning adolescents and young adults with neurologic disorders to adult care. The statement is endorsed by the American Academy of Neurology and created by the Child Neurology Foundation. The research is published in the July 27, 2016,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Huntington's link gene more common that previously thought- report saysbe clearly recognised as Huntington's disease, meaning there could be a whole g
Huntington's link gene more common that previously thought- report says
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
be clearly recognised as Huntington's disease, meaning there could be a whole generation of their children potentially at risk and they do not even realise it." The study was published in Neurology, the journal of the American Academy of Neuro... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Tewari joins Merit Health Medical GroupIndia and completed her residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in
Tewari joins Merit Health Medical Group
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
India and completed her residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the Medical Council of India and the Punjab Medical Council. Read or Share this story:... Read more
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Medical News Today
Postmenopausal hormone therapy has no effect on memoryof the timing hypothesis." Dr. Victor W. Henderson, of Stanford University Sch
Postmenopausal hormone therapy has no effect on memory
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
of the timing hypothesis." Dr. Victor W. Henderson, of Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, designed a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to open the debate once... Read more
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Postmenopausal estrogen supplement may not affect memory of healthy womentreatment is started. The research is published in the July 20, 2016, online is
Postmenopausal estrogen supplement may not affect memory of healthy women
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
treatment is started. The research is published in the July 20, 2016, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The recent study is among the first large, long-term clinical trial to examine the cognitive... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Noninvasive computer-based neurotechnology helps improve concussion symptoms in athletestheir reduction of symptoms, and they had all returned to full physical exercis
Noninvasive computer-based neurotechnology helps improve concussion symptoms in athletes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
their reduction of symptoms, and they had all returned to full physical exercise. The study findings were presented at the American Academy of Neurology Sports Concussion Conference that was held July 8-10, 2016 in Chicago. Concussion from sports... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Genes linked to Alzheimer's disease may show effects on the brain from childhoodas childhood, according to a study published in the July 13, 2016, online issue
Genes linked to Alzheimer's disease may show effects on the brain from childhood
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
as childhood, according to a study published in the July 13, 2016, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Prior studies showed that people with the epsilon()4 variant of the apolipoprotein-E gene... Read more
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Newsmax
Alzheimer's Gene's Effects Emerge in Childhoodas early as childhood, according to a new study. The findings — published onli
Alzheimer's Gene's Effects Emerge in Childhood
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
as early as childhood, according to a new study. The findings — published online in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology — suggest it may be possible to diagnose the condition early in life, when treatments designed... Read more
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express
Scientists reveal new TEST for Alzheimer’s disease: Doctors can predict memory lossany way to detect the condition before it happens? As part of a study publishe
Scientists reveal new TEST for Alzheimer’s disease: Doctors can predict memory loss
express / Posted 15 days ago
any way to detect the condition before it happens? As part of a study published in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, researchers have calculated a ‘risk score’ based on whether or not a person has several genes... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Neurologist joins Meritschool at Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, PB in India and completed her res
Neurologist joins Merit
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 16 days ago
school at Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, PB in India and completed her residency at University of Pittsburgh (Pa.) Medical Center. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the Medical Council of India and the Punjab Medical Coun... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
AAN announces winners of 2016 Neuro Film FestivalThe American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is pleased to announce the winning entr
AAN announces winners of 2016 Neuro Film Festival
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is pleased to announce the winning entries to the 2016 Neuro Film Festival. The Neuro Film Festival is an annual contest to help raise awareness about why more research is needed to cure brain diseases such as... Read more
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AAN, ABF and MDA offer new two-year clinical training fellowship in muscular dystrophyThe American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the American Brain Foundation (ABF) an
AAN, ABF and MDA offer new two-year clinical training fellowship in muscular dystrophy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the American Brain Foundation (ABF) and the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) have announced a new Clinical Research Training Fellowship in muscular dystrophy for 2017. The two-year award will provide... Read more
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Psych Central
Brain Changes Can Persist 6 Months After Severe Concussionbrain injury-related disability. The findings were presented at the Sports Con
Brain Changes Can Persist 6 Months After Severe Concussion
Psych Central / Posted 19 days ago
brain injury-related disability. The findings were presented at the Sports Concussion Conference in Chicago, hosted by the American Academy of Neurology. The conference brings together leading experts in the field to present and discuss the latest... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Zika virus update 2016: Zika and dengue risk, Guillain-Barre syndrome, Ebola, and the Zika autoimmune brain disorderthere is a causal link between Zika and these brain problems,” added Dr. Ferrei
Zika virus update 2016: Zika and dengue risk, Guillain-Barre syndrome, Ebola, and the Zika autoimmune brain disorder
Bel Marra Health / Posted 19 days ago
there is a causal link between Zika and these brain problems,” added Dr. Ferreira who will present the findings at the American Academy of Neurology in Vancouver, Canada. Continue reading…Zika virus spreads through sexual contact, new findings... Read more
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Medical News Today
Concussion leaves mark in brain's white matter 6 months after injurywill be presented at the Sports Concussion Conference in Chicago, IL, July 8-10
Concussion leaves mark in brain's white matter 6 months after injury
Medical News Today / Posted 20 days ago
will be presented at the Sports Concussion Conference in Chicago, IL, July 8-10. The conference is being hosted by the American Academy of Neurology, who are leaders in the field of sports-related concussions. The study was headed up by... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Athletes may experience long-term brain changes after sports-related concussionafter a concussion. The study will be presented at the Sports Concussion Confer
Athletes may experience long-term brain changes after sports-related concussion
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
after a concussion. The study will be presented at the Sports Concussion Conference in Chicago, July 8-10, hosted by the American Academy of Neurology, the world's leading authority on the diagnosis and management of sports-related concussion.... Read more
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Genetic risk score may help detect Alzheimer's disease risk in healthy young adultsyoung adults, according to a study published in the July 6, 2016, online issue
Genetic risk score may help detect Alzheimer's disease risk in healthy young adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
young adults, according to a study published in the July 6, 2016, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. "The stage of Alzheimer's before symptoms show up is thought to last over a decade," said... Read more
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Newsmax
Alzheimer's Genes May Be Detectable in Youththe memory-robbing disorder in young adulthood. The findings — published onlin
Alzheimer's Genes May Be Detectable in Youth
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
the memory-robbing disorder in young adulthood. The findings — published online in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology — could lead to a test that could be administered decades before symptoms emerge, giving... Read more
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Medical News Today
Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis Exacerbationyoga, meditation, and stress management. Additionally, to treat symptoms of MS
Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis Exacerbation
Medical News Today / Posted 23 days ago
yoga, meditation, and stress management. Additionally, to treat symptoms of MS-related pain and muscle problems, the American Academy of Neurology recommend using oral cannabis. How are exacerbations of multiple sclerosis... Read more
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FOX News
Neurologists warn against potentially dangerous ‘stem cell tourism’of our patients, and the challenges brought about by stem cell tourism are an o
Neurologists warn against potentially dangerous ‘stem cell tourism’
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
of our patients, and the challenges brought about by stem cell tourism are an opportunity for medical societies such as the American Academy of Neurology and the American Neurological Association to advocate against unsafe and unproven practices,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New software tool could help routinely measure brain atrophy in MS patientsthe Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center, is principal investigator on the Neur
New software tool could help routinely measure brain atrophy in MS patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
the Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center, is principal investigator on the NeuroSTREAM software development project. At the American Academy of Neurology meeting in April, he reported preliminary results showing that NeuroSTREAM provided a feasible,... Read more
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Stem cell procedure may be safe for ALS patientsmay be done safely. The research is published in the June 29, 2016, online issu
Stem cell procedure may be safe for ALS patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
may be done safely. The research is published in the June 29, 2016, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. While the study was not designed to determine whether the treatment was effective, researchers... Read more
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express
Are YOU likely to get Huntington's disease? Faulty gene 'MORE common' than first thoughtpeople with faulty genes won't go on to develop Huntington's disease The study
Are YOU likely to get Huntington's disease? Faulty gene 'MORE common' than first thought
express / Posted 1 months ago
people with faulty genes won't go on to develop Huntington's disease The study, published in the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, has revealed how common the genetic cause of Huntington’s disease is in the general... Read more

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