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Breastfeeding May Lower Multiple Sclerosis Risks for Mom

14/07/2017

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

07/06/2017

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

03/05/2017

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

05/04/2017

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

Shockwave therapy

02/03/2017

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

08/02/2017

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

06/01/2017

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

05/12/2016

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

29/01/2016

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

22/01/2016

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