News and Updates

FDA Approves Novel Preventive Treatment for Migraine


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults. The treatment… read more >

Everything You Need to Know About Fibromyalgia


Fibromyalgia is a long-term or chronic disorder. It’s associated with widespread pain in the muscles and bones, areas of tenderness,… read more >

A sleep expert explains what happens to your body and brain if you don’t get sleep


Sleep expert Matthew Walker breaks down the many effects of sleep deprivation on your brain and body. Following is a… read more >

How Does Seven to Eight Hours of Sleep Affect Your Body?


People who can get by on four hours of sleep sometimes brag about their strength and endurance. But recent scientific… read more >

Pfizer Ends Funding to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Research — The Fallout for Neurology


Pfizer, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, announced in January that it would end all funding for… read more >



“Without language, we find ourselves living in a state of emotional chaos. Our brain has given us the potential to… read more >

What Is Parkinson’s?


Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects predominately dopamine-producing (“dopaminergic”) neurons in a specific area of the brain… read more >

Rest up and stop asking for antibiotics, advise health experts


The super drug for superbugs is losing its effectiveness as inappropriate prescriptions for antibiotics continue to pile up.   Antibiotic… read more >

18-day-old baby succumbs to viral meningitis, likely contracted after kiss


Mariana Sifrit, the newborn that contracted viral meningitis at just six days of life, has passed away on 18 July…. read more >

Consuming more red meat and poultry increases diabetes risk, Singapore study reveals


Generally, a plant-based diet is considered healthier when compared to a meat-based diet in curbing diabetes. It is important to… read more >