Air pollution may cause autism, schizophrenia

A new study has revealed that exposure to air pollution early in life makes people highly prone to autism and schizophrenia.

Learn how `free` calcium works in our body

The mystery behind free-flowing calcium in our body and its role has been unlocked for the first time.

Useful safety tips for epilepsy patients

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that affects the nervous system. It is also known as a seizure disorder. A person is considered to have epilepsy when he/she has two or more unprovoked seizures.

Gene mutation linked to onset of Alzheimer`s, Parkinson`s and Huntington`s diseases

Lesch-Nyhan syndrome is caused by defects in the HPRT1 gene, known for its essential "housekeeping duties," among them helping generate purine nucleotides - the building blocks of DNA and RNA.

First signs of autism don’t appear until after 6 months of age

Babies with autism don’t show outward signs of the neurological disorder in the first six months of life.

Eating tomatoes lowers stroke risk

Eating tomatoes and tomato-based foods lowers stroke risks, thanks to lycopene, an antioxidant.

`Migraine is a neurological disorder`

Migraine is a neurological, not vascular, disorder for which preventive treatments are developed.