November 21, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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14 Signs and Symptoms of Stroke (FAST)

Understanding Stroke Slideshow Pictures Take the Stroke Quiz Atrial Fibrillation Slideshow: Causes, Tests and Treatment What is a stroke? A stroke occurs when the blood supply to an area of the brain is cut off. The symptoms depend upon the region of the brain that is affected by the loss

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November 21, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Saliva Test Could Diagnose Concussion: Study

—– It may someday be possible to use a saliva test to diagnose a concussion in young people and predict how long symptoms will last, researchers say. Latest Neurology News The Penn State College of Medicine team identified five small molecules called microRNAs in saliva that hold potential for diagnosing

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Cholinesterase Inhibitors (Side Effects, Uses, Interactions)

Dementia Slideshow Pictures Alzheimer’s Disease Slideshow Pictures Take the Alzheimer’s Quiz What are cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEIs)? How do they work? Cholinesterase inhibitors or acetylcholinesterase inhibitors are medications that prevent the breakdown of acetylcholine in the body. Cholinesterase inhibitors block the action of acetylcholinesterase. Acetylcholinesterase is an enzyme that breaks down

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November 08, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Do I Know Ewe?

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you ever find yourself in the company of sheep, don’t be surprised if they seem to recognize you. Latest Neurology News Researchers trained eight sheep to identify celebrity faces from photographs. The investigators also found that the sheep could identify a picture

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November 08, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Brain Beats Brawn in Quest for Energy

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The brain gets priority over muscles when both are competing for energy, a new study finds. Latest Neurology News Tests with 62 elite rowers at a British university, who averaged 21 years old, revealed that when they had to think fast and exert

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November 06, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Human vs. Animal Brainpower: More Alike Than You Might Think

Title: Human vs. Animal Brainpower: More Alike Than You Might ThinkCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/6/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

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