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Our daughter’s eczema was out of control until we found Dr Aron

For us it was a waking nightmare. ​​The sleep deprivation was utterly exhausting<p>The effects are underestimated by medical practitioners<p>Fucibet, Clobevate, hydrocortisone creams and gels, Daktacort, Epaderm, Elocon, E45, Dermol, Eumovate, calamine lotion, Pinetarsol solution, antihistamines, …

Groundhog Day

How Soon Is Soon Enough To Learn You Have Alzheimer's?

Jose Belardo of Lansing, Kansas, spent most of his career in the U.S. Public Health Service. He worked on the frontlines of disasters in places like Haiti, Colombia, Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic. At home with his three kids and wife, Elaine, he'd always been unfailingly reliable, so when he …

Dementia

Common Anti-Parasitic Agent Eases Motor Symptoms, Aids Remyelination in MS Mouse Model

A common anti-parasitic agent showed a potential to prevent inflammation and to promote nerve cell recovery — remyelination — in a mouse model of …

A constellation of symptoms presages first definitive signs of multiple sclerosis

Study is largest-ever effort to identify symptoms that appear before MS diagnosis<p>During the five years before people develop the first clinically …

Lyme disease: 'I became a shadow, housebound, a virtual recluse'

LOOKING BACK, IT’S easy to see the signs, to recognise the symptoms, to know that it was Lyme disease. But in 2007 I had never heard of Lyme disease. …

Alzheimer's risk 10 times lower with herpes medication

New results could change the face of Alzheimer's treatment; the herpes simplex virus is found to play a vital role in the condition, and antiherpetic …

The brain may clean out Alzheimer’s plaques during sleep

Sleep deprivation may speed up development of Alzheimer’s disease.

Dementia

Tuberculosis Vaccine Could Reverse Type 1 Diabetes, Study Shows

The causes of Type 1 diabetes can be significantly reversed over several years with just two injections of a common tuberculosis vaccine injected a …

BCG vaccine can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, eight-year study shows

The BCG vaccine against tuberculosis can reverse Type 1 diabetes to almost undetectable levels, an eight-year study has shown.<p>US researchers found that just one jab, followed by a booster four weeks later, brought down average blood sugar levels to near normal within three years, and the effect …

Diabetes

For Some Breast Cancer Patients, The Chemo Decision Just Got Easier

For many breast cancer patients, one of the most difficult treatment decisions is whether or not to go through chemotherapy.<p>Now, the choice is getting easier for some patients. A study published Sunday finds that many women with early-stage invasive breast cancer could safely forgo chemotherapy, if …

Wheat and Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is an unfortunate disease of the brain. A progressive disorder, it often presents with social withdrawal, paranoia, hearing voices, …

Gluten-Free

'The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind' Returns From Madness

One spring morning in 2015, Barbara Lipska got up as usual, dyed her hair and went for a jog in her suburban Virginia neighborhood.<p>But when she returned from a much longer than expected run, her husband Mirek was completely taken aback.<p>"I was lost in my own neighborhood," Lipska says. "The hair dye …

Mental Health

Overlooked Vision Problems after a Traumatic Brain Injury

Embed from Getty Images—<br>On a very windy, fall New England day, the engine of the truck I was driving overheated. I pulled off into the breakdown lane …

New Hampshire

Concussions in teen athletes: Making sure the brain is OK before getting cleared to play

It was anyone’s ball.<p>A defender for the Shipley Gators had launched a booming kick downfield, setting up the kind of high-speed confrontation …

Concussion

Bad News for the Highly Intelligent

There are advantages to being smart. People who do well on standardized tests of intelligence—IQ tests—tend to be more successful in the classroom …

The Downside of Functional Neurology After Brain Injury

When I slipped on the ice in February of 2014, I truly had no idea the journey I was beginning— and how long it would take me to find a doctor who could help me with my 24/7 symptoms from a traumatic brain injury.<p>I would eventually spend two and a half years making doctor appointments my full-time …

Short-Term Memory

Concussion As a Multi-Scale Complex System: An Interdisciplinary Synthesis of Current Knowledge

Introduction<p>Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a significant public health concern. The United States alone sees an estimated 2.5–3.8 million cases per …

The Connection between the Vestibular System and Vision

MS could be reversed with existing allergy drug

In a recent phase II clinical trial, an over-the-counter allergy drug was shown to improve nervous system function in patients with multiple …

Cancer researchers learn more about toxic side effects of new treatments

By Laurie McGinley<p>, Reporter<p>One of the most promising new cancer treatments involves altering patients' own immune cells to attack blood cancers. But it comes with a big downside: It can cause serious side effects, including high fevers and sharp drops in blood pressure as well as potentially fatal …

Smartphone app could screen for concussion on the sideline

<b>University of Washington researchers have created an app that uses a smartphone camera and machine learning to identify concussion almost …

Machine Learning

Study links concussions in adolescence to increased risk of MS later in life

Head injuries and concussions are common in high school and college-level sports, but a new study finds that some young athletes may be in greater …

Concussion sets brain connections in a spin | Cosmos

Even a single concussion can cause long lasting disruption to networks within the brain, new research shows.<p>In a small study comprising 20 people …

Concussion Treatment for Children

Most children who experience a blow to the head that leads to concussion recover well, within a week to two, says Robert Cantu, M.D., clinical …

Concussion Recovery Is Slower in Girls, Mounting Evidence Suggests

Recovering from a concussion typically takes female athletes more than twice as long as males, according to a new study that tracked hundreds of …

Concussion Symptoms May Last Longer For Girls Than Boys, Study Says

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — New research shows girls suffer with concussion symptoms longer than boys.<p>As CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported, concussion is one …

Concussion

Sports Concussions May Last Longer in Girls

A new study on sports concussions concludes that symptoms such as headache lasted more than twice as long in young female athletes than for young …

'My Whole Life Was A Mess': Rehabbing Vision After Concussions

Adam Greenberg (left) and Jared Schwartz, who bonded over their severe post-concussion symptoms, meet in 2013 at Campbell's Field in Camden, N.J.<p>Only …

Sports Technology

When Gluten Is The Villain, Could A Common Virus Be The Trigger?

A new study raises a novel idea about what might trigger celiac disease, a condition that makes patients unable to tolerate foods containing gluten.<p>The study suggests that a common virus may be to blame.<p>For people with celiac disease, gluten can wreak havoc on their digestive systems. Their immune …

Research