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Managing Comorbid Migraine and Mood Disorders: ...

People with migraines and comorbid mood disorders often need treatments that address both conditions, as well as management of sleep, stress, and lifestyle issues.

Stem Cell Therapy for MS: Addressing ...

Companies touting these therapies may use impressive websites with endorsements by celebrities and physicians to instill a sense that the procedures are safe and acceptable.

10 Myths About Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension

Pseudobulbar Affect: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment ...

Pseudobulbar affect is a significant national health issue in the United States, with approximately 2 million individuals affected.

Pediatric Migraine and Obesity: What We ...

Data in children do support an association between pediatric obesity and headache disorders in general, but more research is needed to confirm the association specifically with pediatric migraine.

The Role of Ethics in Nusinersen ...

Although regarded as a miracle drug to some, nusinersen comes with some troublesome strings attached.

Reproductive Management in MS: Quick Takeaways

While it is now well-established that having MS should not limit patients' reproductive choices, this was not always the case.

OnabotulinumtoxinA for Post-Stroke Spasticity: Treatment Strategies ...

The main constraint to botulinum toxin use for spasticity is dosage limitation.
Brain Death: The Art of Explaining Ambiguity

Brain Death: The Art of Explaining Ambiguity

Attempting to engage on an intellectual level about the heady concept of brain death while in the throes of bereavement can often lead to mistrust and confusion.

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Latest in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Risk Up for Later-Born Siblings of Children With ASD, ADHD

Later-born siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have an elevated risk of being diagnosed with the same or the other disorder.

Bumetanide May Benefit Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Behavioral features such as social communication, interactions, and restricted interest were most improved with bumetanide treatment; however, the authors reported no dose-effect relationship in the dose-ranging trial.

Prenatal Nitric Oxide Exposure Linked to Higher Risk for Autism

Prenatal exposure to nitric oxide is associated with an increased risk for autism spectrum disorder.

Latest in Neuromuscular Disorders

Incidence of Guillain-Barré Syndrome Linked With Recent Bone, Digestive Organ Surgery

A nationwide epidemiologic study in France examined a correlation between Guillain-Barré syndrome and recent bone or digestive organ surgery.

Nusinersen May Be Effective for Short-Term Motor Function Improvements in Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Nusinersen, an antisense oligonucleotide that increases functional SMN protein production from SMN2, was clinically effective for improving motor function.

Tiglutik Now Available for the Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Tiglutik is supplied as a thickened riluzole liquid that is intended to ease administration for patients with dysphagia.

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