The prevalence of dementia dropped about 24% between 2000 and 2012.
Data showed an increase in dystrophin production that could predict clinical benefit among patients with DMD.
An aging national infrastructure and paint in old homes increase the risk for lead poisoning and significant health-related problems in children and adults.
Results of the BENEFIT 11 trial show that many clinical outcomes were improved with earlier interferon beta-1b treatment.
A clinician sends an 18-year-old patient for a same-day MRI but forgets to review the results with the same urgency.
The incidence of concussion is increasing in children and adults, as is the demand for clinicians who can diagnose and treat both patient groups.
Specific patient characteristics predicted the type of therapy more likely to be prescribed.
For patients with intracerebral hemorrhage, intensive blood pressure reduction has similar outcomes compared with standard treatment.
Researchers examined a possible link between vitamin D, riboflavin, coenzyme Q10, and chronic migraines.
About 90% of global stroke burden can be linked to modifiable risk factors.
Children who receive the influenza vaccine at the same time as PCV or a DTaP-containing vaccine have an increased risk for febrile seizure.
Women who experience migraines had a 50% greater risk for developing major CVD.
Aspirin significantly reduces the risk of a recurrent stroke 6 weeks after a transient ischemic attack or minor stroke.
For patients with basilar or hemiplegic migraines, two common migraine medications do not increase the risk of stroke and cardiovascular events.
Increasing evidence has shown a link between pesticide exposure and the risk for Parkinson's disease. How real is this link on the golf course?
Researchers found a statistically significant link between modified DASH diet score and risk of ischemic stroke.
A 2007 American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation for universal autism screening has led to increased earlier diagnoses of the condition.
A report from the New England Journal of Medicine has confirmed that the Zika virus is a cause of microcephaly and other birth defects.
Although pioglitazone decreased the risk of stroke and myocardial infarction in this population, it elevated the risk of weight gain, edema, and bone fracture.
The USPSTF has found insufficient evidence to support screening all young children for autism spectrum disorder if a parent or clinician has no expressed concerns.
In adults, past exposure to marijuana was associated with worse verbal memory.
Four main factors can be used to predict potential neurodevelopmental delays in children born prematurely.
Glasgow Coma Scale may underestimate severity of isolated traumatic brain injury in patients aged ≥65 yearsFebruary 03, 2016
Study results suggest that GCS may be less accurate in predicting the extent of injury in elderly adults.
People who lose greater amounts of weight per decade later in life have an increased risk of mild cognitive impairment.
Stroke severity was reduced in aspirin users with large artery atherosclerosis.
In a study of 4,446 Americans, more than 5% of people with asthma developed chronic migraine, compared to 2.5% of those without.
The NIH has pledged to renew research efforts into the cause and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome.
High stress jobs are associated with a 22% higher risk of stroke, and were 58% more likely to have an ischemic stroke.
If a patient is truly bradykinetic, their blink rate will be decreased.
As workplaces become increasingly more demanding, employees find themselves at an elevated risk for stroke.