Results for "Neurosciences"

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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
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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
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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
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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
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How to Tell if Sciatica Is Triggering the Pain in Your Back
If you have pain that runs from your lower back through your buttock, down your leg and into your ankle or foot, it could be sciatica. Sciatica is a medical...
Sep 13
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What Your Headache Location Can Tell You
We’ve all had a splitting headache at one time or another, whether it was due to the drinks you had the night before, stress or the tree blooming outside...
Aug 27
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Coping with Emotional and Mental Changes After a Stroke
As a stroke survivor, you’ve faced some major life changes—some physical but also mental. Dealing with these changes can be hard and even downright frustrating...
Jul 31
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What You Should Know About Your Risk for Guillain-Barré Syndrome
From diabetes to vitamin deficiencies to infections, a lot of different conditions can cause numbness, tingling or weakness in your feet or legs. A rare...
Jul 20
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The Best Ways to Prevent Wear and Tear on Your Spine
Sometimes, it seems like just about anything you do can trigger back pain. Picking up a child, unloading the dishwasher, or even sleeping in the wrong...
Jul 13
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Is It Restless Leg Syndrome or Peripheral Neuropathy—Or Both?
Does leg discomfort have you pacing your bedroom at night? Or do you experience burning and tingling in your legs and feet during long car trips or air...
Jun 25