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Amoeba entered the upper nasal cavity and then the bloodstream, eventually reaching the brain.
Odds of both ASD and ADHD increased for later-born siblings of children with either diagnosis.
In adjusted analysis, smoking tied to worse symptom severity, sleep problems, anxiety, depression.
Restless leg syndrome is one of the most difficult sleep disorders to manage.
REM sleep behavior disorder is commonly seen in older men, and symptoms include violent muscle movements or fighting during the night.
Discussing alcohol use with patients is important as alcohol consumption before bedtime is shown to negatively affect patient sleeping patterns.
As infection may also lead to worsening symptoms in patients with myasthenia gravis, clinicians must balance prompt and adequate treatment of infection with the risk that some antibiotics can aggravate the condition.
The results highlight the importance of evaluating and monitoring cognitive function in individuals with recent critical illness or major infections, especially if they are already at risk for dementia.
After consulting a neurologist, the nurse practitioner determined a diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder.
A man, aged 56, presented with complaints about episodes of vertigo and disabling headaches.
If a patient is truly bradykinetic, their blink rate will be decreased.
Referring to infants as "addicted" to opiates is clinically incorrect and creates stigma surrounding treatment.
A simple technique gets patients with Parkinson disease and dementia to ambulate.
A 4-year-old female patient is referred to a pediatric neurologist for evaluation of tonic-clonic seizures, as well as sudden bursts ...