Neurology & Neurosurgery

Epilepsy affects almost 3 million Americans, and between 25 and 44 percent of these patients have...
When surgeons opened Brad Carter’s skull to perform a delicate operation to calm his tremors, they...
Daylight Saving Time begins March 11 to make the most of sunlight during the warm summer months...
A Johns Hopkins-led analysis of data previously gathered on more than 3,000 elderly Americans...
Jade Loop had the perfect pregnancy. So when she went into labor on September 26, 2012, Loop and...
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center was the world’s first hospital to introduce a remote-presence...
More than a decade ago, UCLA researchers demonstrated that a lack of hypocretin-containing neurons...
Despite the devastating consequences of traumatic brain injury and the large number of athletes...
UCLA researchers found that older adults who regularly used a brain-fitness program played on a...
Medicine gets a makeover by adopting a more personalized approach that enhances doctors’ ability to...
The debate over whether video games improve cognitive function or eat away at it like Pac-Man has...
MGH researchers and their colleagues have used digital versions of a standard molecular biology...
Dietary therapy is prescribed most often for patients with refractory epilepsy, whose seizures have...
About half of a small group of patients with fibromyalgia – a common syndrome that causes chronic...
Anne Louise Oaklander, MD, PhD, associate professor of Neurology, says shingles and post-herpetic...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators have described what may be a newly identified...
The initial clinical trial of a novel approach to treating amyotrophic lateral sclerosis – blocking...
An assay designed to measure normal and abnormal forms of the huntingtin protein – the mutated form...
Reisa Sperling, MD, is using neuroimaging to ask whether anti-amyloid antibody treatment can...
MGH researchers have discovered a type of mutation known as copy-number variants – deletions,...
Mark Albers, MD, PhD, is developing a set of simple but powerful tools that examine the cognitive...
MGH investigators have determined that one of the recently identified genes contributing to the...
It’s tough to hit a fast-moving target — especially if it’s microscopic and lodged deep in a person...
Cleveland Clinic has been selected as the primary investigator in a $11.3 million nationwide study...
What makes us happy? Family? Money? Love? How about a peptide? The neurochemical changes underlying...
Researchers at Johns Hopkins say they have found that a gene already implicated in human speech...
Massachusetts General Hospital's Merit Cudkowicz discovered a key to jumpstarting ALS research:...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers have identified and validated two rare gene...