Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease
23 July, 2021
For many with Parkinson’s disease, deep brain stimulation can be a way to find relief from the debilitating symptoms of the condition.
Back pain is a common problem, especially as people get older, but there are ways to promote good posture that can help prevent symptoms.
Research shows that in dealing with back pain, mindfulness and stress reduction can help alleviate symptoms and yield positive results.
GTX Medical, a MedTech company that develops innovative devices and therapies, has started work on a groundbreaking new treatment for spinal cord injuries.
A team of researchers has created a new series of innovative models that represent different types of pediatric brain tumors.
Studies show that pediatric migraines and sleep disorders can be closely linked, so parents and children need to be aware of treatments and prevention.
While surgery is generally the last resort, for children with pediatric trigeminal neuralgia surgery may be the first option.
Pediatric brain tumors can be scary but knowing how to identify the signs and symptoms in a child can drastically improve their chances of survival.
While many people seem to use the terms “stroke” and “aneurysm” interchangeably, the truth is that a stroke and an aneurysm are not the same thing at all.
Because a brain hemorrhage can be induced by honeybee venom, strokes - while rare - are a credible risk when dealing with bee stings.
Even without a first aid course, there are some basic things one can do if someone is having a stroke that can be life saving before the paramedics arrive.
Research shows that genes in people with epilepsy behave differently than in those without it, which could lead to new treatments for drug-resistant epilepsy.
The Epilepsy Foundation classifies these types of seizures into three distinct groups - learn about what they are and what to do if someone has one.
Parkinson’s disease, or PD, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that can lead to both physical and mental decline.
Tremors are characterized by involuntary shaking of the hands and there are three main types. Learn about causes and treatments.
There are a variety of warning signs and physical symptoms that can indicate a brain tumor - be sure to look out for them and contact a doctor if necessary.
Scientists are hoping to use scorpion venom to act as a "tumor paint" to help identify pediatric brain tumors and aid in cancer research.
It's not brain surgery - unless it is. Learn the answers to brain surgery questions including how risky it is and what types there are.