Oral Cannabis Spray Relieves Spasticity in Motor Neuron Disease (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Pain scores also improved with nabiximols (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 18, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Mouse Study Backs Idea That Alzheimer's May Be Transmitted (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Certain archived human growth hormone samples can " seed " amyloid-β deposits in the brains of genetically engineered mice (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 17, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Migraine Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Prevalence in women decreases long before T2D diagnoses and plateaus after (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 17, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Antipsychotics Tied to Higher Unexpected Death Risk in Kids (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Those who took high-dose drugs had an 80% higher risk of death (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 17, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Sativex Helps ALS, PLS Spasticity in Mid-Stage Trial
(MedPage Today) -- Pain scores improved, too (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 15, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

It ’s Time for National Standards in Addiction Treatment
(MedPage Today) -- It's life or death for many Americans (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 14, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Lower Stroke Rates Dissipate Earlier for Black Women
(MedPage Today) -- Black women ages 65 to 74 show same stroke risk as black men (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 11, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Older Sibling with Autism or ADHD Ups Risk for Younger Kids
(MedPage Today) -- Later-born children show rates markedly greater than in general population (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 10, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Do Psychotropic Drugs Affect EMU Seizure Frequency?
(MedPage Today) -- Some psych meds linked to fewer epilepsy monitoring unit seizures; others tied to more (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 7, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Tecentriq for NSCLC; Bad Ebola News; Infant Ibuprofen Recall
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 7, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Diazepam Film Shows Promise for Poor Seizure Control
(MedPage Today) -- Buccal film placed successfully during seizure clusters (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 6, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Fenfluramine Again Shows Efficacy in Dravet Syndrome
(MedPage Today) -- No signs of cardiac valve toxicity, though some children lost weight (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 5, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Seizure Risk in Pregnancy Highest With Frontal Lobe Epilepsy
(MedPage Today) -- Changes in antiepileptic drug metabolism during pregnancy may play a role (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 3, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Benefits of CBD for Epilepsy Faded in One-Third of Patients
(MedPage Today) -- But the observation that one-third continued to benefit may be a key finding (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 3, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Benefits of CBD for Epilepsy Fades in One-Third of Patients
(MedPage Today) -- But the observation that two-thirds continued to benefit may be a key finding (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - December 2, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Primary Care Tests Flunk for Classifying Dementia
(MedPage Today) -- Study shows biases in widely-used quick screens (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 30, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Alzheimer's Disease May Be Found Earlier with MRI
(MedPage Today) -- Diffusion tensoir imaging may indicate which patients are at risk (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 29, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Kids Born in August More Likely to Have ADHD Diagnosis
(MedPage Today) -- Immature but age-normal behaviors may be taken for ADHD symptoms (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 28, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Can Home Videos Diagnose Autism?
(MedPage Today) -- Machine learning on home videos show promise for earlier detection (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 28, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Dicey Medical Devices; Sales Reps in the OR; Dead Kid Secrecy
(MedPage Today) -- The past week in healthcare investigations (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 27, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Morning Break: First Gene-Edited Babies; 510(k) Overhaul; $$$ for Your Medical Data
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 26, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Long-Term Diet of Vegetables, Fruit Tied to Less Memory Loss in Men
(MedPage Today) -- Intake in middle and late adulthood made the difference, regardless of recent eating patterns (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 21, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Noninvasive Devices Help Migraine, Cluster Headache Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Neuromodulation can provide both prevention and acute treatment (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 21, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Complementary Approaches May Help Headache Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Many promote stress reduction, relaxation, lifestyle changes (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 21, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Medication Overuse Headache: Is It Overblown?
(MedPage Today) -- Experts debate conflicting views of the role of medication overuse headache in chronic migraine (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 21, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Chicago Hospital Workers Killed; Bingeing in the Cold;'Even the Cleaning Lady '
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 20, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Which Migraine Patients Should Get CGRP Drugs?
(MedPage Today) -- Upcoming AHS position paper will help guide clinicians (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 19, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Migraines Mimicking Stroke Still Pose Diagnostic Challenges
(MedPage Today) -- Migraine with aura responsible for 18% of improper thrombolytic treatments (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 19, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

SHS: Behavioral Therapy Improves Headache Outcomes
(MedPage Today) -- Stress, anxiety, depression play significant roles in migraine (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 18, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Omega-3 and Vitamin D; Vein Grafts and CABG: It's PodMed Double T! (with audio)
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include benefits of CABG, vein harvesting, new exercise guidelines, and omega-3 and vitamin D supplementation (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 17, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Selma Blair:'I have MS and I am OK '
(MedPage Today) -- Actress announces her diagnosis (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 15, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Young Footballers' Injuries More Common at Small Schools
(MedPage Today) -- Doubled risk compared with football teams from large schools (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 14, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Concussion Protocol Falls Short in 2018 World Cup
(MedPage Today) -- Sideline assessment did not improve despite FIFA policy changes, researchers say (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 12, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Concussion Serum Biomarkers Miss the Mark in Sports
(MedPage Today) -- Blood-based markers may detect brain injury, but have limitations (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 9, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Seizure Meds for MDD; CoQ10 for Bipolar Depression; Predicting Schizo Tx Response
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the psychiatry world (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 7, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Intensive Patient Education Flops for Acute Low Back Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Intervention produces same pain scores, but slight improvement in disability, as placebo (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 6, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Kids' Post-Concussion Trajectory Varies with Age, Sex
(MedPage Today) -- Younger children, girls tend to recover more slowly (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 6, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Lupus Psychosis: Rare but Treatable (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Risk factors included African ancestry and male sex (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 5, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

' I Had Not Kept Up': A Physician Re-Education Story
(MedPage Today) -- Patient's overdose made Jeoffry Gordon, MD, recognize he didn't know everything (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 2, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Lifespan in Parkinson's Tied to Early Symptoms (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Normal cognition early in PD predicted normal life expectancy (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - November 1, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

New Binge Eating Tx; DAYBREAK Results Disappoint; Opioid for MDD?
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the psychiatry world (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 31, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Body Cooling May Not Help Patients with Severe Brain Injury (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Results run contrary to lab outcomes, which may reflect real-world limitations (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 26, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Molecular P-Tau Status May Track Alzheimer Pathology, Symptoms
(MedPage Today) -- Specific type of tau phosphorylation site tied to amyloid pathology in familial AD (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 25, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Parkinson's Gene Therapy Shows Signs of Motor Improvement
(MedPage Today) -- Early open-label trial in advancing Parkinson's disease showed treatment was safe, well-tolerated (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 24, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Blood Biomarker Distinguishes Parkinson's from MSA
(MedPage Today) -- Alpha-synuclein levels in brain-derived exosomes highlight differences (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 23, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Chronic Inflammation May Boost Alzheimer's Risk for APOE4 Carriers
(MedPage Today) -- Systemic inflammation also may be tied to earlier AD onset in these patients (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 19, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Veteran War Correspondent's Biggest Battle
(MedPage Today) -- His son's fight with a rare genetic disease (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 18, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Wilderness Rx for Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Adaptation and serenity have worked for millennia (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 18, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Carpal Tunnel Surgery a Chance to Catch Amyloid Heart Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Need for cardiac imaging may be flagged by tenosynovial tissue biopsy (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 15, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Unplanned Pregnancy May Double Miscarriage Risk in Epilepsy Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Interpregnancy interval, conception age also may play roles (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - October 15, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news