Neurology

What is Neurology?

Neurology is a branch of medical science that is concerned with disorders and diseases of the nervous system. The term neurology comes from a combination of two words - "neuron" meaning nerve and "logia" meaning "the study of".

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How many "listeners" a nerve cell has is strictly regulated, shows study

How many "listeners" a nerve cell has is strictly regulated, shows study

New study links 160 genes to brain shrinkage

New study links 160 genes to brain shrinkage

Study demonstrates a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in Parkinson's disease mouse model

Study demonstrates a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in Parkinson's disease mouse model

Berlin researchers are pursuing the development of passive vaccination

Berlin researchers are pursuing the development of passive vaccination

Home-based pediatric teleneuropsychology evaluations shown to be effective

Home-based pediatric teleneuropsychology evaluations shown to be effective

Stroke alarm clock may simplify and expedite time-sensitive acute stroke care

Stroke alarm clock may simplify and expedite time-sensitive acute stroke care

Experts review common and vexing issues affecting people with Parkinson's disease

Experts review common and vexing issues affecting people with Parkinson's disease

ALS and FTLD result from reduced transportation of messenger RNA

ALS and FTLD result from reduced transportation of messenger RNA

Light therapy is safe and can benefit patients with TBI, shows study

Light therapy is safe and can benefit patients with TBI, shows study

Researchers explore clinical and biological aspects of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Researchers explore clinical and biological aspects of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Existence of brain-first and body-first Parkinson’s disease subtypes

Existence of brain-first and body-first Parkinson’s disease subtypes

Stroke patients with COVID-19 have increased systemic inflammation, higher mortality risk

Stroke patients with COVID-19 have increased systemic inflammation, higher mortality risk

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Non-invasive neurotechnology can improve insomnia symptoms and autonomic function

Non-invasive neurotechnology can improve insomnia symptoms and autonomic function

NTU-incubated start-up plans clinical trial of new slow-release pill for Parkinson’s disease

NTU-incubated start-up plans clinical trial of new slow-release pill for Parkinson’s disease

Survey finds many women are avoiding pregnancy due to severe migraine

Survey finds many women are avoiding pregnancy due to severe migraine

New x-ray microscopy technique could help accelerate efforts to map neural circuits

New x-ray microscopy technique could help accelerate efforts to map neural circuits

Immune system study helps illuminate a surprising mind-body connection

Immune system study helps illuminate a surprising mind-body connection

NIH awards $26.56 million grant to create new Framingham Heart Study Brain Aging Program

NIH awards $26.56 million grant to create new Framingham Heart Study Brain Aging Program

Researchers develop new PET imaging agent that spotlights inflammation

Researchers develop new PET imaging agent that spotlights inflammation