734 Results for Brain

  1. Funding Research on Brain Disease: Why organizations such as the American Brain Foundation are essential.

    ... a cure.Research is our only hope for finding better treatments and cures for brain and other nervous system (neurologic) diseases. Thanks to neuroscience research, we have seen an explosion of knowledge in the past 20

    • Section Editor(s): Brey, Robin L. M.D.; Editor-in-Chief
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  2. The Healthy Brain: Introducing our new department with expert advice on how to protect your brain.

    ... called “The Healthy Brain” (page 38). In it, we will provide the best information about proactively keeping our brains healthy. Not all neurologic conditions can be prevented, but being in the best possible health...

    • Section Editor(s): Brey, Robin L. M.D.; Editor-in-Chief
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  3. AAN Event: Third Annual Brain Health Fair

    ...The 2013 Brain Health Fair, presented by the American Brain Foundation, took place March 16 in San Diego, CA, drawing 2,000 attendees. Each year the Brain Health Fair is scheduled during the opening day of the American

    • Smolinsky, Michael
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  4. Control Your Blood Pressure, Save Your Brain

    ...The brain is a vascular organ, which means that blood vessels (arteries, veins, and capillaries) carry blood to, from, and inside it. Arteries carry blood away from the heart, toward organs such as the brain. If those

    • Shaw, Gina
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  5. Neurology News: The American Brain Foundation wants you.

    ...One in 6 people—more than 50 million Americans—is affected by a brain disease, and that number is growing. Autism and epilepsy are affecting more young people than ever. Multiple sclerosis and migraine are disabling

    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  6. Advocacy: BRAIN Initiative Brings Resources and Challenges

    ...In April of this year, President Barack Obama announced his challenge to scientists and innovators through the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative (http://1.usa.gov/10sBMx3

    • Collier, Andrea King
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017