Conventions Psychiatry & amp; Counseling Announces Innovative TMS Treatment Partnership for Depression
Conventions Psychiatry & Counseling collaborates with Apollo and NeuroStar TMS, introducing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy for treatment-resistant depression. This innovative partnership enhances mental health solutions, offering a safe and effective alternative for... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 13, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: LIC Source Type: news

I'm an Autistic Doctor. Here's How to Improve Care for Autistic Patients.
(MedPage Today) -- In 1983, I signed up for a paper route at the age of 13. Every morning, I rose early, got on my bike, picked up the papers, and delivered them to my subscribers. After that, I headed off to school and my other activities. I was... (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - April 13, 2024 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

The astonishing effect of stem cell implants - as groundbreaking treatment 'transforms' life for those with brain damage and MS
Stem cell transplants - in which 'blank, shape-shifting' cells are implanted to miraculously repair injured tissue - are the new frontier of regenerative medicine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why what's good for your heart could also help delay dementia
Medical researchers are exploring why nutrition, physical activity and other changes that are good for our hearts also tend to boost the health of the brain. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 13, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

6 Compliments That Land Every Time
On a recent weekday afternoon, Xuan Zhao popped into the post office shortly before it closed. The man helping her was incredibly patient and went out of his way to assist her with a pile of packages. So before she left, she handed him a compliment card she had designed. “Your willingness to go the extra mile never goes unnoticed,” it said on the front. The flip-side read: “You’re receiving this compliment because your awesomeness deserves a big shoutout,” along with a reminder that kind words have the power to brighten other people’s day more than we might expect, and a suggestion to pa...
Source: TIME: Health - April 12, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Angela Haupt Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Burden of Stroke Attributable to High Temperature Increasing
FRIDAY, April 12, 2024 -- The burden of stroke attributable to high temperature is increasing rapidly, according to a study published online April 10 in Neurology. Chunrun Qu, from the Xiangya Hospital and XiangYa School of Medicine in Changsha,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 12, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Probiotic, Vitamin D Supplementation Tied to Benefits With Schizophrenia
FRIDAY, April 12, 2024 -- Supplementation with probiotics and vitamin D may have beneficial effects on cognitive function in patients with schizophrenia, according to a study published online April 10 in Neuropsychopharmacology Reports. Aida... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 12, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The effect of the stopping elderly accidents, deaths, and injuries program on falls prevention in neurosurgical patients - Alsaqer H, Rababah JA, Al-Hammouri MM, Barbarawi MM, Suliman M.
This study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of the Stopp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Evaluating GCS and FOUR score in predicting mortality of traumatic brain injury patients (TBI): a prospective study in a tertiary hospital of South Malabar - Anand KV, Shahid PT, Shameel KK.
This study evaluated the full outline of Unresponsiveness (FOUR) score and Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) to predict traumatic brain injury (TBI) outcomes. METHODS: Among 107 patients, FOUR and GCS grading systems analyzed emergency department... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Relationships between vestibular issues, noise sensitivity, anxiety and prolonged recovery from mild traumatic brain injury among adults: a scoping review - Miller RM, Dunn JA, O'Beirne GA, Whitney SL, Snell DL.
BACKGROUND: We investigated the extent of literature and findings on relationships between vestibular issues, noise sensitivity (NS), and anxiety. We were interested in how relationships among these factors impacted adults' recovery three months or more af... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Healthy days at home among older Medicare beneficiaries with traumatic brain injury requiring inpatient rehabilitation - Kumar RG, Evans E, Albrecht JS, Gardner RC, Dams-O'connor K, Thomas KS.
The objectives of this study were to characterize and identify correlates of healthy days at home (HDaH) before and after TBI requiring inpatient rehabilitation. Setting: Inpatient hospital, nursing home, and home health services. PARTICIPANTS: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Traumatic brain injuries after falls from height vs falls at the US-Mexico border wall - Tenorio A, Brandel MG, McCann CP, Doucet JJ, Costantini TW, Khalessi AA, Ciacci JD.
There has been growing interest in the implications of the recent US-Mexico border wall extension for migrant health and local health care systems. Previous studies have associated this 30-ft height extension with increased mortality and incidence of traum... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Your brain on genetics
There ’s nothing like seeing new perspectives through the study of neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric diseases.Dr. Daniel Geschwind— without getting too philosophical, he promises — is ready to explain why.Geschwind, the Gordon and Virginia MacDonald  Distinguished Professor of Human Genetics, Neurology and Psychiatry at UCLA, has been a pioneering neurogeneticist for more than 25 years, during which time a genomics revolution has allowed research, much of which has come out of UCLA, to show that psychiatric disorders have pathology that ties t hem together.In the last 10 years, hundreds of genes that increase s...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 11, 2024 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Spinal Cord's Memory Function Surpasses Previous Assumptions
New research demonstrates the autonomous learning and memory capabilities of spinal cord neurons, highlighting their independence from cerebral control (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 11, 2024 Category: Disability Tags: Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Source Type: news

Gang culture at neurosurgery department, doctor alleges
Neurosurgeon Mansoor Foroughi alleges he was dismissed after he raised safety concerns. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 11, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news