Orexins are a type of protein used by nerve cells to communicate with each other, and have been found to regulate a number of behaviors
Doctors in the US were able to keep a woman with deadly multiple myeloma - an incurable bone marrow cancer - free of all signs of living cancer cells for over 6 months.
A video recently presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, analyzed 1,821 brains with confirmed Alzheimer’s disease.
The possibility of using a blood test to detect depression has been demonstrated by researchers, and indicates may become reality in the future.
Despite decades of common use for surgeries of all kinds, the precise mechanism through which general anesthesia works on the body remains a mystery.
Assistant professor of neurobiology & behavior Kim Green and colleagues discovered that the drugs, which can be delivered orally, eradicated microglia, the primary immune cells of the brain
Rapidly advancing technological developments are helping rural hospitals save patients—and themselves.
Dr. V. Kent Cooper, M.D., is board certified in Neurology and does adult general Neurology .