Neuroscience


Former Olympic Rower, 76, Rebounds From Sudden...

It was 50 years ago when Lawrence “Monk” Terry, now 76 and a resident of Coral Gables, won a silver medal with the U.S. rowing...

May 31, 2022 / 5 min read


Deciphering Brain Tumors, Both Malignant and Benign...

During Brain Tumor Awareness Month in May, experts help educate everyone about a potentially frightening diagnosis. An estimated 700,000 Americans are living with a primary brain tumor....

May 11, 2022 / 3 min read


Stroke Awareness: When Every Second Counts

You’ve probably heard it before, but it cannot be stressed enough — strokes are dangerous and can be deadly. Stroke is the No. 5 killer...

May 9, 2022 / 5 min read


Seemingly Healthy College Student: I Didn’t Think...

Cannon McClure, 21, a senior at the University of Miami, woke up one day in August 2020 after an intense headache the previous day. Over...

April 28, 2022 / 4 min read


Key Facts on Parkinson’s: Good Quality of...

While there is still no cure for Parkinson’s, a complex and insidious disease, there have been sufficient advances to improve the quality of living for...

April 27, 2022 / 4 min read


Treating Back Pain Non-Surgically: Take Precautions Even...

Chronic back pain can disrupt daily living, but there are non-surgical solutions — primarily medications and physical therapy — that can alleviate or eliminate the...

April 19, 2022 / 3 min read


Your Spine and Back Pain: What’s the...

Back pain is very common, whether it’s a chronic condition as we age or it hits suddenly after improperly straining the spine to pick up...

April 5, 2022 / 4 min read


Aphasia: Communication Disorder in Spotlight After Bruce...

A medical term little known to most people has been widely talked about this week after it was announced that actor Bruce Willis, 67, is...

March 31, 2022 / 3 min read


Multiple Sclerosis: Advances in Therapies, Research Can...

Multiple sclerosis, or MS, is a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the brain and spinal cord, disrupting a vital communications network. In...

March 31, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: How Even Mild COVID Can Affect...

Long COVID Study Finds Notable Changes in Brains of Those Mildly Infected As people age, they lose a miniscule amount of the brain’s gray matter...

March 11, 2022 / 4 min read