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Alcohol May Help Prevent Dementia

Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol may protect against dementia, according to a new study in the journal Age and Ageing.

Is Avoiding Grains a Mistake?

Some evidence suggests that consuming carbs contributes to dementia. Dr. Neal Barnard doesn't agree, and here's why.

Multiple Sclerosis And Leaky Gut Syndrome

Although no one knows for sure what causes Multiple Sclerosis, many health professionals believe that leaky gut syndrome may be an underlying cause. If so, what can you do about it?

What Is ADHD?

What is ADHD? WebMD explains this common disorder that affects both children and adults. Find out what causes it, what the symptoms are, and how it’s treated.

Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

Despite intensive research, no currently available therapy for Parkinson's disease has shown continuing long-term efficacy. Where do we stand with gene therapy as a disease-modifying approach?

Multiple Sclerosis: Urinary Tract Tests-Topic Overview

Bladder and urination problems are common in people who have multiple sclerosis (MS). When a new problem develops,tests may be done to make sure that a condition other than MS is not causing the problem and to decide on the best treatment. The following are tests commonly used to evaluate problems w

A Glimpse Into ALS Pathology

Dr Barclay reviews the results of a study using PET to compare cerebral oxidative stress in patients with ALS and healthy participants.

What Is Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?

Normal pressure hydrocephalus(NPH) is a neurological disorder caused by too much fluid pressing on the brain. WebMD explains causes, symptoms, and treatment options.