Results for "Neurociencia"

What You Should Know About Two Nervous System Diseases, ALS and MS
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and multiple sclerosis (MS) can both affect the nerves and cause weakness, and they both have “sclerosis” in their...
May 17
These 12 Steps Can Help You Prevent a Dangerous Stroke
Every year, about 795,000 people in the United States experience a stroke, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In fact,...
Apr 27
Why Are My Hands Shaking? Nerves or Medical Problem?
You’re nervous about a big presentation. Your heart begins to race, your throat gets dry and your hands start to tremble. Deep breaths can help calm your...
Apr 01
Good Stress vs. Bad Stress: How Can You Tell the Difference?
Imagine that out of nowhere, your boss asks you to tackle a new project with a short deadline. It’s a stressful scenario — you’ve got other important responsibilities...
Mar 10
What Is Ataxia and Should I Be Concerned?
For many people, walking, eating, talking, putting on clothes or even jotting down a note are smooth and seamless tasks. The smoothness of these movements...
Feb 04
Inherited Epilepsy? It’s Rarer Than You Think
Although it may be hard to believe, until 1956, people with epilepsy weren’t allowed to get married in 17 states in the U.S. due to widespread misunderstandings...
Jan 24
Brain Games: Can They Really Keep Your Mind Sharp as You Age?
Do you seem to be a bit more forgetful these days? Is it that you just have a lot on your mind, or could this just be a part of getting older? It’s no...
Dec 22
Does My Child Have ADHD or Are They Just Being a Kid?
As a parent, it can be hard to tell the difference between childlike behavior and more serious problems, like attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
Nov 12
Tardive Dyskinesia: A Common Culprit of Face and Body Tics
Smacking your lips without realizing it. Excessively blinking your eyes. Making unusual faces. Making repetitive, spastic, involuntary movements with your...
Oct 17
Nerve Transfer Surgery: When and Why You Might Need It
If you were to take all the nerves in your body’s nervous system, stretch them out and place them end to end, they’d be more than 40 miles long. That’s...
Oct 13