Neurology

February 14th, 2018 The Embrace seizure monitoring watch from Empatica, a company with offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Milan, Italy, has won clearance from the US Food and Drug Administraiton (FDA), says a Medgadget report. The device is worn like a watch,...

January 31st, 2018 A diet created by researchers at Rush University Medical Centre may help substantially slow cognitive decline in stroke survivors, according to preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2018...

December 13th, 2017 Marriage may lower the risk of developing dementia, concludes a synthesis of the available evidence. Lifelong singletons and widowers are at heightened risk of developing the disease, the findings indicate, although single status may no longer be...

December 6th, 2017 A simple new charting tool that tracks cognitive performance in adults aims to help physicians identify people who may be on the path to Alzheimer disease or another form of dementia. The tool is called the QuoCo (cognitive quotient). "Similar to...
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