Neurosciences Stories

Can we diagnose and treat depression faster?

Can we diagnose and treat depression faster?

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Two new studies at UT Southwestern will help physicians find a way to diagnose and treat depression faster and more accurately.

Planning for pregnancy when you have epilepsy

Planning for pregnancy when you have epilepsy

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If you have epilepsy and want to have a baby, there are precautions to take before, during, and after pregnancy.

Ocrevus for aggressive MS improves function, reduces disability

Ocrevus for aggressive MS improves function, reduces disability

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Learn about the benefits of the innovative medication Ocrevus and its role in the future of MS treatment.

See the signs of a stroke, save a life

See the signs of a stroke, save a life

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Know the signs of a stroke and act FAST to save a life.

Continuing Medical Education

Continuing Medical Education

 

First CME courses of 2017 focus on GI, neuromuscular, and bone diseases.

Vic’s story: Glioblastoma and a ‘Magic Johnson miracle’

Vic’s story: Glioblastoma and a ‘Magic Johnson miracle’

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Vic Zanetti talks about being diagnosed and treated for grade 4 glioblastoma, and how he plans to keep outrunning it until medicine can catch up.

A look at how ‘sleep genes’ may affect our circadian rhythms

A look at how ‘sleep genes’ may affect our circadian rhythms

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A study about “sleep genes” in mice might explain why we need sleep, and how we may be able to treat sleep disorders in the future.

No approved therapy? Consider becoming a research volunteer

No approved therapy? Consider becoming a research volunteer

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Without research volunteers like Sheri Evans, clinical advancements toward new medical treatments simply aren’t possible.

‘Brain shrinkage’ increases traumatic brain injury risk in older adults who fall

‘Brain shrinkage’ increases traumatic brain injury risk in older adults who fall

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Most cases of TBI in older adults are due to falls. Dr. Bell shares tips to protect loved ones and spot the somewhat vague symptoms of fall-related TBI.

Can exercise help with traumatic brain injury treatment?

Can exercise help with traumatic brain injury treatment?

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Long-lasting symptoms of brain injury don’t always show up on a CT or MRI scan. New research is underway to explore a surprising treatment for TBI patients.