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Odor Discrimination and Identification Linked to Neurodegeneration in MS

Odor Discrimination and Identification Linked to Neurodegeneration in MS

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Researchers evaluated patients with MS to determine whether their unique problems with their sense of smell could be due to inflammatory activity or neurodegeneration.

Resting-State MEG May Indicate MS-Related Cognitive Decline

Resting-State MEG May Indicate MS-Related Cognitive Decline

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Investigators observed a clinically relevant slowing of neuronal activity in patients with MS in the parietotemporal cortical areas and the thalamus significantly associated with cognitive impairment.

Hydrocephalus May Be a Complication of Congenital Zika Syndrome

Hydrocephalus May Be a Complication of Congenital Zika Syndrome

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Hydrocephalus may be a complication of congenital Zika syndrome, with presenting signs and symptoms that are challenging to recognize.

Can Early Initiation of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Prevent Recurrent AFib-Related Stroke?

Can Early Initiation of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Prevent Recurrent AFib-Related Stroke?

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Several randomized controlled trials are underway to confirm the safety and efficacy of early vs late initiation of direct oral anticoagulants in ischemic stroke associated with atrial fibrillation.

Increased Dementia Risk in Older Adults With Down Syndrome

Increased Dementia Risk in Older Adults With Down Syndrome

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Nearly all older adults with Down syndrome now have dementia when they die, making this a vital population to study disease progression, modifying factors, and potential treatments.

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