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Coverage of International Stroke Conference

Follow along with our coverage of the 2017 International Stroke Conference, taking place February 22-24, 2017 in Houston, TX.

Depression in Epilepsy: Detection and Treatment

There are several drug-based and non-pharmacological treatments available that can help reduce symptoms of depression in patients with epilepsy.

Gender Disparities in Concussion Diagnosis, Treatment

Female athletes face a greater incidence of and longer recovery time from concussion compared with males.

Managing Depression, Anxiety in Parkinson's

Comorbid psychological conditions affect cognitive function in Parkinson's disease, and treatment can be complicated by overlapping symptoms.

Cannabis: Current Evidence and Research Recommendations

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have released a report

Guidelines: Intrathecal Therapy for Pain

The new guidelines offer guidance on dosing, including reduced starting and maintenance dosing and safety precautions for diagnosing and treating complications.

Guidelines: Presurgical Epilepsy Evaluation With fMRI

Functional MRI may provide a less-invasive option for evaluating memory function in patients undergoing epilepsy surgery.

Reconsidering the Vascular Hypothesis for Migraine

Experts have turned their focus toward the potential role of the nervous system in migraine pathophysiology, as it is more likely that migraine is a consequence of dysfunctional neuronal networks rather than the vascular hypothesis alone.

Advanced Neuroimaging in TBI

SPECT imaging can be more accurate in the diagnosis of traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder than CT or MRI.
Neurodegenerative Diseases

Beyond Solanezumab: Q&A With Ronald Petersen, MD, PhD

Beyond Solanezumab: Q&A With Ronald Petersen, MD, PhD

Ronald Petersen, MD, PhD, discusses the implications of Eli Lilly's failed solanezumab trial on the future of Alzheimer's disease research.

Opting Out of Medicare: A Physician's Perspective

Opting Out of Medicare: A Physician's Perspective

Katherine A. Roberts, MD, FACE, ECNU, discusses her choice to opt out of Medicare and offers advice to physicians considering doing the same.

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Latest in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism Diagnosis and Treatment Often Delayed

Despite increased awareness, barriers to earlier diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder still persist.

Altering the Gut Microbiota for Autism

An open-label study examined the effects of fecal microbiota transfer on symptoms of autism.

No Link Between ASD and Maternal Flu or Vaccine

Infection with the flu or receiving the flu vaccine during pregnancy was not linked to autism in offspring.

Latest in Neuromuscular Disorders

FDA Approves Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Drug

Emflaza is approved for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy regardless of genetic etiology.

Alexion Seeking New Indication for Myasthenia Gravis Drug

Soliris is currently approved to treat paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) and atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS).

FDA Approves First Treatment for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

The US FDA has approved the first drug for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy, a genetic disease that often results in premature death.

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