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Chattanooga Times Free Press
At 22, Sarah Harrell had a stroke, forcing her to rebuild everythinglist of conditions that will politely delay until old age before striking. Stat
At 22, Sarah Harrell had a stroke, forcing her to rebuild everything
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
list of conditions that will politely delay until old age before striking. Statistically, they're right. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the risk of stroke doubles for each decade between the ages of 55... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Scientists identify gene behind “sixth sense” in humansof PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” study leader Carsten
Scientists identify gene behind “sixth sense” in humans
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
of PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” study leader Carsten Bonnemann, senior investigator at the NIH’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, said in a statement. “The results establish that PIEZO2 is a touch... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Gene behind our 'sixth sense' identifiedand the senses it controls in our daily lives," said Carsten G Bonnemann, from
Gene behind our 'sixth sense' identified
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and the senses it controls in our daily lives," said Carsten G Bonnemann, from the US National Institutes of Health's National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). "The results establish that PIEZO2 is a touch and... Read more
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The Hindu
Keys to identify wrist painapproximately 10-15 cases of CTS every month,” observes Anurag Awasthi, Orthopa
Keys to identify wrist pain
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
approximately 10-15 cases of CTS every month,” observes Anurag Awasthi, Orthopaedic Surgeon in Gurgaon. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, women are three times more likely than men to be diagnosed with CTS,... Read more
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asianage
Gene linked with our ‘sixth sense’ identifiedand the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bonnemann, from
Gene linked with our ‘sixth sense’ identified
asianage / Posted yesterday
and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bonnemann, from the US National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. “The results establish that PIEZO2 is a touch and proprioception... Read more
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asianage
Gene linked with our �sixth sense' identifiedand the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bonnemann, from
Gene linked with our �sixth sense' identified
asianage / Posted yesterday
and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bonnemann, from the US National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. “The results establish that PIEZO2 is a touch and proprioception... Read more
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Medical News Today
ALS could be prevented with technique that halts protein clumpingrapidly, eventually leading to complete loss of voluntary muscle control and br
ALS could be prevented with technique that halts protein clumping
Medical News Today / Posted 2 days ago
rapidly, eventually leading to complete loss of voluntary muscle control and breathing difficulties. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, in around 90-95 percent of ALS cases, the condition arises... Read more
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International Business Times
'Sixth sense' may not be just a feeling but a process controlled by our genesa consciousness of their body in space – a sort of "sixth sense". The scientis
'Sixth sense' may not be just a feeling but a process controlled by our genes
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
a consciousness of their body in space – a sort of "sixth sense". The scientists, led by Carsten G Bönnemann from the US National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, identified in the two patients a mutation in a gene called PIEZO2.... Read more
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Psych Central
Perception of “Sixth Sense” May Be Accurateof PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bönne
Perception of “Sixth Sense” May Be Accurate
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
of PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” said Carsten G. Bönnemann, M.D., senior investigator at the NIH’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and a co-leader of the study. “The results establish that... Read more
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New Kerala
Altered DNA linked with 6th sense identified - newkerala.com #122711its role in these senses may provide clues to a variety of neurological disorde
Altered DNA linked with 6th sense identified - newkerala.com #122711
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
its role in these senses may provide clues to a variety of neurological disorders," said Carsten G. Bonnemann from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) -- a US based public research organisation. The mutations in... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Your “Sixth Sense” Of Body Awareness Depends On This Genethe critical importance of PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives
Your “Sixth Sense” Of Body Awareness Depends On This Gene
Popular Science Australia / Posted 2 days ago
the critical importance of PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,” coauthor Carsten G. Bönnemann, of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, said in a statement. “Understanding its role in these senses may... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Teen with terminal illness who held her own prom diesfrom Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type II, which is a hereditary disease that leads
Teen with terminal illness who held her own prom dies
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
from Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type II, which is a hereditary disease that leads to weak, wasting muscle tissue. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke says that there are three types: I, II, and III, with Type I being... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Teen with terminal illness who held her own prom diesfrom Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type II, which is a hereditary disease that leads
Teen with terminal illness who held her own prom dies
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
from Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type II, which is a hereditary disease that leads to weak, wasting muscle tissue. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke says that there are three types: I, II, and III, with Type I being... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Sixth sense' is REAL, study claimsof PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,' said Dr Carsten G. Bö
'Sixth sense' is REAL, study claims
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of PIEZO2 and the senses it controls in our daily lives,' said Dr Carsten G. Bönnemann, senior investigator at the NIH's National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). 'The results establish that PIEZO2 is a touch and... Read more
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New York Post
This 7-foot-8-inch-tall Michigan teen is growing 6 inches per yearof the disorder include a disproportionately large head, large hands and feet a
This 7-foot-8-inch-tall Michigan teen is growing 6 inches per year
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
of the disorder include a disproportionately large head, large hands and feet and down-slanting eyes, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. While Sotos syndrome is generally not a life-threatening disorder,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How A 'Sixth Sense' Helps Simone Biles Fly, And The Rest Of Us WalkBiles when she is spinning and somersaulting through the air," says Carsten Bon
How A 'Sixth Sense' Helps Simone Biles Fly, And The Rest Of Us Walk
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
Biles when she is spinning and somersaulting through the air," says Carsten Bonnemann, a pediatrician and geneticist at the National institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Scientists have known about proprioception for more than a century.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How A 'Sixth Sense' Helps Simone Biles Fly, And The Rest Of Us WalkBiles when she is spinning and somersaulting through the air," says Carsten Bon
How A 'Sixth Sense' Helps Simone Biles Fly, And The Rest Of Us Walk
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Biles when she is spinning and somersaulting through the air," says Carsten Bonnemann, a pediatrician and geneticist at the National institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Scientists have known about proprioception for more than a century.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the lower rear of the skull, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). The smaller part of the brain (foramen magnum) hangs lower... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the lower rear of the skull, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). The smaller part of the brain (foramen magnum) hangs lower... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the lower rear of the skull, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). The smaller part of the brain (foramen magnum) hangs lower... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the
Chiari survivors: Brain malformation causes 'neverending headaches'
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
name." Chiari malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, and the lower rear of the skull, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). The smaller part of the brain (foramen magnum) hangs lower... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pasadena police officer makes gains after mysterious illnessdoctors had a diagnosis - transverse myelitis. It is is a rare autoimmune neur
Pasadena police officer makes gains after mysterious illness
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
doctors had a diagnosis - transverse myelitis. It is is a rare autoimmune neurological disorder which, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, strikes roughly 1,400 people a year in the United States. Caused by... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Why parents donated their son’s brain for autism research20% to 30% of children with autism spectrum disorder develop epilepsy by the ti
Why parents donated their son’s brain for autism research
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
20% to 30% of children with autism spectrum disorder develop epilepsy by the time they reach adulthood, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. “Regardless of their abilities, regardless of their illnesses,... Read more
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Newsmax
Alcohol May Damage the Heart — at Least for Somebrain, causing a stroke. About 15 percent of people who have a stroke have atri
Alcohol May Damage the Heart — at Least for Some
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
brain, causing a stroke. About 15 percent of people who have a stroke have atrial fibrillation first, according to the U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. "This new information should temper any drinking that may be... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Teen's research leads to diagnosisfatigue, migraines, back pains and insomnia, all symptoms that can be related t
Teen's research leads to diagnosis
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
fatigue, migraines, back pains and insomnia, all symptoms that can be related to more common medical issues. In 2013, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke noted Chiari affects about one in every 1,000 births. Dr. N. Scott... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
New Mouse Model Points to Drug Target Potentially Useful for Increasing Social Interaction in AutismHealth Training Program in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience (T32-MH017168)
New Mouse Model Points to Drug Target Potentially Useful for Increasing Social Interaction in Autism
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 17 days ago
Health Training Program in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience (T32-MH017168), the McMorris Autism Training Program, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Training Program in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (T32-NS007413),... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Researcher joins global team to treat autoimmune diseasethat affects more than 60,000 Americans and occurs when the immune system attac
Researcher joins global team to treat autoimmune disease
The GW Hatchet / Posted 17 days ago
that affects more than 60,000 Americans and occurs when the immune system attacks the body's own tissues, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Neurologists and surgeons worked together with 126 patients at 67... Read more
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The Herald News
Swansea woman leads walk to raise awareness of Machado Joseph disease, other types of ataxiaspinocerebellar ataxia Type 3 (SCA3) — whose mutation first appeared in the Azo
Swansea woman leads walk to raise awareness of Machado Joseph disease, other types of ataxia
The Herald News / Posted 20 days ago
spinocerebellar ataxia Type 3 (SCA3) — whose mutation first appeared in the Azorean island of Flores. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the name “Machado-Joseph” comes from two families of Azorean... Read more
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OJornal News
Walk to raise awareness of Machado-Joseph Disease and other types of ataxiaspinocerebellar ataxia Type 3 (SCA3) — whose mutation first appeared in the Azo
Walk to raise awareness of Machado-Joseph Disease and other types of ataxia
OJornal News / Posted 23 days ago
spinocerebellar ataxia Type 3 (SCA3) — whose mutation first appeared in the Azorean island of Flores. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the name “Machado-Joseph” comes from two families of Azorean... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Basic cell biology research into neurodegeneration may fuel understanding of neurodegenerative diseasesrapid pathways to cures and treatments with less consideration for basic scienc
Basic cell biology research into neurodegeneration may fuel understanding of neurodegenerative diseases
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
rapid pathways to cures and treatments with less consideration for basic science. That trend became apparent at the U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, where, from 1997 to 2012, basic research funding by the agency fell... Read more

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