Brain & Neuro
Recent review warns that diabetes patients should monitor their mood and their hearts.
Music helps patients manage pain and stress while undergoing treatment. Says one music therapist, “It’s science, but it’s so much like magic sometimes.” Take a listen and see for yourself.
Deaths from prescription drug abuse on the rise for 11 straight years.
In the wake of Sandy Hook, an Advocate expert offers insights on Asperger’s syndrome and its link to violence.
How to recognize the signs and symptoms of a stroke—and what you can do about it.
These days, everyone’s talking about concussions. From high school athletes to weekend warriors to gridiron stars—the sum of all those bruised, beaten brains can lead to serious health issues. But what if you’re an Average Joe? Do you have to worry about the consequences of serious head trauma years, even decades, after you’ve suffered a bump on the head?
More mental health facilities ban smoking for patients with mental illnesses.