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Breastfeeding May Lower Multiple Sclerosis Risks for Mom


Summary: A new study published in Neurology reports a link between breastfeeding and a reduced risk of developing multiple sclerosis…. read more >

Intensive speech therapy improves everyday communication in chronic stroke patients


Intensive speech and language therapy can significantly help stroke patients who have been struggling to communicate for six months or… read more >

Neuropathy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments


Neuropathy is the term used to describe a problem with the nerves, usually the ‘peripheral nerves’ as opposed to the… read more >

Five of the best apps to train your brain


It is no secret that as we age, our brain function declines. However, studies have suggested that keeping mentally active… read more >

Shockwave therapy


Shockwave therapy is a multidisciplinary device used for fast pain relief and mobility restoration. It uses an acoustic wave which… read more >

Life after stroke: Tips for recovering communication skills


Every year in the United States, more than 795,000 people have a stroke, according to the Centers for Disease Control… read more >

Recent Developments in the Treatment of Migraine in Children and Adolescents


Acute Management in the Pediatric Population Migraine is thought to occur in 5-10% of the pediatric population [3]. The American… read more >

Aerobic exercise improves cognition in old age


Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) refers to the slightly decreased cognitive abilities in individuals of 65 years of age and over…. read more >

Migraines Worsen as Women Approach Menopause


NEW YORK — January 22, 2016 — Migraine headaches worsen as women approach menopause, according to a study published online… read more >

Exercise for People With Dementia Improves Balance, Reduces Dependence


UMEÅ, Sweden — January 20, 2016 — Regular exercise improves balance for people with dementia and reduces dependence on assistance,… read more >