brain disorder


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The brain disorder called Wernicke encephalopathy typically occurs in people who have disorders such as anorexia that lead to malnourishment, Khaleej Times reported.
Some had brain disorders caused by too much brain growth.
Three months later, Vaughan and his wife, Shelly, were told the speech difficulty was an early symptom of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - a brain disorder that slowly robs sufferers of their speech and movement and is usually fatal within five years of diagnosis.
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, autism is "a brain disorder that typically affects a person's ability to communicate, form relationships with others and respond appropriately to the environment," symptoms that begin to surface only after the first few years of life.
Debilitating brain disorders such as Alzheimer's disease are steadily on the increase as our population ages.
During the past decade it has not only produced significant evidence, such as the Cost of Brain Disorders Reports it is also focussed on providing solutions.
Doctors told her that her father was displaying symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, another brain disorder.
To make matters worse, the pharmaceutical industry has begun turning its back on brain disorder research in the face of stricter central nervous system drugs regulation and disappointing financial returns.
When injected into mice with an inflammatory brain disorder similar to multiple sclero sis, these versatile cells home in on and destroy certain bloodborne inflammatory immune cells.
March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The learning curve is steep for parents who learn their child has been diagnosed with a brain disorder - a reality that many find incredibly daunting.
Grab your camera and make a short video telling your story about someone with a brain disorder.
That finding could lead to a new animal model for studying the brain disorder.
During the weeklong sanity phase, two medical experts testified for Pohlmeier, saying he suffered from a brain disorder called frontal lobe syndrome.
Prosecutors argued that a severe brain disorder was impossible for a man who faithfully looked after his wife in the years leading up to her death and spoke directly and logically about the crime afterward.
With one in six of us affected by a brain disorder, research is desperately needed.