Headaches and Migraines

Bad headaches or migraines affect about 30 percent of the population and are the number one cause for decreased productivity in the United States. Frequent headaches are not normal and medical [...]

Muscular Dystrophy

Understanding Muscular Dystrophy Muscular dystrophy is an inherited disorder that causes muscle weakness and loss of muscle tissue. Muscular Dystrophy is a disorder which will get worse over [...]

Seizures

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder resulting in abnormal electrical activity in the brain. This will cause recurrent seizures. There are epileptic seizures and non-epileptic seizures, which can [...]

Vertigo

Vertigo is a medical condition where a person feels as if they or the objects around them are moving when they are not. Often it feels like a spinning or swaying movement. This may be associated [...]

Strokes

A stroke occurs when a vessel in the brain ruptures or is blocked by a blood clot.  Survival rates have noticeably improved throughout the years thanks to advances in medical technology, but the [...]

Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Neuropathy is a disease of the peripheral nerves, or nerves that extend from the spinal cord to the rest of the body. There are many different types of peripheral nerves performing many different [...]

Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a chronic, degenerative neurological disorder. On average, the age at onset is 60, however younger people can also receive the diagnosis. Parkinson’s Disease can be [...]

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is a condition that affects the brain and spinal cord. Early symptoms include weakness, tingling, numbness, and blurred vision. Other signs are muscle stiffness, thinking [...]

Convulsion

A convulsion is a medical condition where body muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body. Because a convulsion is often a symptom of an [...]

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