Ulnar neuropathy is a term used to describe various forms of damage to the ulnar nerve, which runs from beneath the collarbone to the hand. A number of doctors or specialists may treat ulnar neuropathy symptoms.
Multiple sclerosis is not an easy disease to manage since there is no cure for it yet. However, there are things that you can do so that you can properly manage the different multiple sclerosis symptoms, allowing you to live your life the way you want it to be.
Meningiomas of the third ventricle are a rare subtype of pineal region tumor that arise from the posterior portion of the velum interpositum, the double layer of pia mater that forms the roof of the third ventricle.
Eli Lilly and Company announced today that it has added a warning to Strattera, an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medication.
The Epilepsy Foundation has issued new guidelines to help avoid rare cases of seizures triggered by flickering lights from TV and video games.
An experimental epilepsy drug may help reduce seizures in as many as one-third of people with epilepsy who either don’t tolerate or don’t respond adequately to existing seizure drugs.
Could this technique minimize the risk of epidermal fibrosis or spinal deformity associated with standard procedures?
Genes may play a role in learning and memory.
These authors evaluated cervical spine radiographs to determine sagittal alignment in patients who underwent 1- or 2-level arthroplasty with the Bryan cervical artificial disc prosthesis.
The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in the body; it supplies both motor and sensory functions to the leg. Compression of the sciatic nerve results in a condition called sciatica which can manifest varieties of motor and sensory symptoms. While sensory symptoms can pose minor problems, motor defic
New studies confirm that the Mediterranean diet lowers risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. A new finding: Exercise adds to this benefit.
Nerve transfers (so-called neurotization) involve the repair of a distal denervated nerve element by using a proximal foreign nerve as the donor of neurons and their axons to reinnervate the distal targets.
Twelve sudden deaths in American kids taking Adderall have led Canada to suspend sales of the drug.
Do the benefits of opioid therapy outweigh the risks for patients with chronic, non-cancer related pain?
Growing up with baby brothers or sisters may have a protective effect against the development of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Emotions may persist long after the actual memory of an experience dies, according to a new study that may have important implications for caregivers of people with memory loss, like amnesia or Alzheimer’s disease.
For the first time, researchers have identified an interaction between two specific genes that increases the risk that a child will develop autism.
These American Academy of Neurology guidelines have been updated for the first time since 1997.
The criteria used to diagnose adult ADHD are outdated, and as a result, many cases could be missed or misdiagnosed, researchers say.
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