Neurology

Reports of high-impact neurology studies by medical professionals

Special Report: Psychedelics in Medicine Part 5: Psychedelic use in the long-term

Section 5: Psychedelic use in the long-term Serious adverse reactions have not been a recognized risk through ongoing research, though some are concerned about long-term...

Special Report: Psychedelics in Medicine Part 4: Music and psychedelic drug experiences

Section 4: Music and psychedelic drug experiences In the context of improved insight and mystical and spiritual experiences among users of psychedelic drugs, it is...

Special Report: Psychedelics in Medicine Part 3: Psychedelics for substance use disorders

Section 3: Psychedelics for substance use disorders Psychedelics are viewed by some as the perpetuation of drug misuse and abuse. However, literature tends to suggest...

Special Report: Psychedelics in Medicine Part 2: Psychedelics for depression & trauma-related disorders

Section 2: Psychedelics for depression & trauma-related disorders Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other trauma-related conditions are common across the globe and particularly pernicious among...

Special Report: Psychedelics in Medicine Part 1: Psychedelics as a potential therapeutic option for...

Section 1: Psychedelics as a potential therapeutic option for psychiatric conditions Psychedelic drugs, such as lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), was of interest to molecular psychiatry...

Vagus nerve stimulation therapy improves motor function after stroke

1. Individuals with moderate-to-severe arm impairment after ischemic stroke experienced greater improvements in arm function after vagus nerve stimulation therapy as compared to those...

Younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes linked to higher risk of dementia

1. Younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes mellitus is strongly associated with increased risk of subsequent dementia Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown:...

Association between number of teeth and Alzheimer’s Disease risk

1. Older patients presenting to the dentist with missing teeth were more likely to have Alzheimer’s Disease. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) The association between cognitive...

Intracerebral hemorrhage may be an independent risk factor for arterial ischemic events

1. Patients with an intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) had an increased risk of ischemic stroke and myocardial infarction events compared to those without a previous...

Improvements in therapeutic and managing standards associated with significant reduction in risk of persistent...

1. In recent years, the risk of persistent disability has been significantly reduced in patients with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS), likely owing to availability...

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