Extension study showed that levodopa inhalation powder maintained its efficacy in achieving an ON state in patients with Parkinson disease experiencing OFF periods.
Guidelines focus on physical activity, eating well, cessation of tobacco and hazardous/harmful drinking.
There were no significant differences between pimavanserin and quetiapine in time to discontinuation, mortality, or improvement in psychosis in patients with Parkinson disease and Lewy body dementia.
Each additional hour spent in light-intensity physical activity equivalent to about 1.1 years less brain aging.
Researchers investigated the long-term risk for stroke in women with prior history of hypertensive disorders during pregnancy.
Children of mothers with the highest level of nut intake have better scores on cognitive tests.
Time to onset found to be 2 to 3 months for anxiety disorders and other conditions.
Attitudes about physician-assisted death vary among patients with Alzheimer disease.
An expert subcommittee of the AAN has released an updated evidence-based clinical practice guideline on treating Tourette syndrome and other chronic tic disorders.
Recent data suggest that FS may contribute to sudden unexplained death in childhood.
Study evaluated safety profile of lasmiditan based on findings from the 2 phase 3 studies (SPARTAN and SAMURAI) for the treatment of acute migraine.
Diazepam nasal spray is safe and well tolerated in people with epilepsy who have frequent breakthrough seizures.
Cigarette smoking is associated with more severe multiple sclerosis disease course with lower lifetime cigarette smoking load and smoking cessation having no significant effect on disease severity.
Patients with untreated obstructive sleep apnea have been shown to have numerous cognitive disturbances, which can lead to poor work performance, work errors, and poor quality of life.
Children and adolescents undergoing infusion therapy for migraine were found to have higher levels of functional disability and a lower quality of life compared with patients not receiving infusion therapy.
Prevention programs may improve long-term outcomes in children and adolescents by addressing pre-existing vulnerabilities that increase the risk for exposure to bullying.
Move spurred by 66 cases of ‘complex sleep behaviors’ after taking the insomnia medications.
The International Headache Society through roundtable discussion with stakeholders, such as the Clinical Trials and the Child and Adolescent Standing Committees, including lay people and pharmaceutical professionals, updated their guidelines for controlled trials of preventive treatment for migraines within the pediatric population.
Research study results showed that treatments for multiple sclerosis precipitated headaches and migraines.
Individuals with vs without migraine may be more likely to have comorbid dry eye disease.