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Neurological disorder

Just one concussion may up Parkinson's risk: Study

Suffering from just one mild concussion can increase the risk of developing Parkinson's disease by 56 percent, a new study of over 300,000 people has found.

Apr 19, 2018, 16:27 PM IST

Chinese kindergarten blast attacker had neurological disorder: Officials

The man who set off a self-made explosive device outside a Chinese kindergarten killing eight people and injuring 65 others on Thursday had a neurological disorder and had scrawled words for death on the walls of his home, officials said on Friday.

Jun 16, 2017, 15:37 PM IST

Moebius Syndrome Awareness Day: Know the signs and symptoms of this rare neurological condition

Most individuals with Moebius syndrome are born with complete facial paralysis, which is one of the most common features of the condition.

Jan 24, 2017, 09:19 AM IST

Alzheimer's capable of playing role in cancer progression: Experts

As per researchers, a protein responsible for the development of the disease is most likely to play a role in development of cancer.

Oct 07, 2016, 18:26 PM IST

Watch: Things you need to know about epilepsy

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Mar 28, 2016, 14:42 PM IST

Zika can trigger severe neurological disorder: Study

Scientists on Tuesday said they had confirmed that the Zika virus sweeping Latin America and blamed for severe birth defects can also trigger a dangerous neurological disorder.

Mar 01, 2016, 05:36 AM IST

Indian's research to help develop voice test for Alzheimer's

A study by an Indian-origin researcher may soon help doctors diagnose patients with Alzheimer's disease over the phone -- just by listening to their voices.

Aug 18, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

14-year-old Ranveer Saini becomes 1st Indian golfer to play in Special Olympics World Games

When 14-year-old Ranveer Saini will tee off at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles on Monday, he will become first Indian to compete in the event.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Zebrafish model to treat common neurological disorder

Researchers have found that the learning and memory components of disorder neurofibromatosis (NF1), a genetic disease, are distinct features that are likely to need different treatment approaches.

Sep 14, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

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.

Jun 06, 2014, 18:11 PM IST

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.

Jan 24, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

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.

Jan 20, 2014, 22:19 PM IST

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.

Oct 13, 2013, 15:38 PM IST

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.

Oct 30, 2012, 20:12 PM IST

Eating tomatoes lowers stroke risk

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

Oct 09, 2012, 11:24 AM IST

`Migraine is a neurological disorder`

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

May 20, 2012, 18:50 PM IST