Health & Medical: New Concussion Guidelines: An Analysis

New Concussion Guidelines: An Analysis

A closer look at applying the American Academy of Neurology's new guidelines on the evaluation and management of concussion in sports.

Health & Medical: Mending the Brain Through Music

Mending the Brain Through Music

Music therapist and researcher Dr. Concetta Tomaino discusses the startling power of music to treat neurologic illness.

Health & Medical: Vaccines and Autism

Vaccines and Autism

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of vaccines and autism including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

Health & Medical: MRI Brain Scan Predicts Memory Decline

MRI Brain Scan Predicts Memory Decline

An MRI brain scan has for the first time identified subtle brain changes that can help predict who is likely to develop Alzheimer's disease.

Health & Medical: Multiple Sclerosis Pain

Multiple Sclerosis Pain

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of multiple sclerosis pain including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

Health & Medical: What Causes Nerve Pain in the Mouth?

What Causes Nerve Pain in the Mouth?

Nerve PainCommon types of nerve pain you may experience in the mouth can come from your taste and sensory nerves (burning mouth syndrome), inferior alveolar nerve located in the lower jaw, skin of the chin and lower lip, or in your lingual nerve, which descends to the tongue and under the...

Health & Medical: Subliminal Seizures

Subliminal Seizures

Usually a seizure occurs when brain nerve cells send messages over a cluster of cells, spreading over the entire brain. Subliminal seizures, also known as partial seizures, only affect a portion of the brain.

Health & Medical: Seeking an Alternative Treatment For MS

Seeking an Alternative Treatment For MS

While mainstream medicine continues to look for more drugs to help people afflicted with multiple sclerosis cope with their symptoms, many others are searching for an alternative treatment for MS. Traditional medicine calls for the use of a variety of drugs to help reduce the quantity and severity o

Health & Medical: Multiple Sclerosis - Interferon, My Experience of Interferon

Multiple Sclerosis - Interferon, My Experience of Interferon

I was diagnosed with relapsing and remitting multiple sclerosis in 1999. A few months after words my neurologist prescribed me with interferon. It was at that time that interferon was in short supply and many many patients were forced to live without it, so naturally I was very grateful for getting

Health & Medical: ADHD in Girls May Often Go Undiagnosed

ADHD in Girls May Often Go Undiagnosed

ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, may be more common in adolescent girls than was previously thought. It frequently goes undiagnosed because girls with ADHD are less likely to behave disruptively -- the most commonly recognizable sign of ADHD -- than boys with the disorder.