When many people refer to brain tumors, they do not distinguish between tumors that originate in the brain, which are pretty uncommon, and tumors which … [Read more...] about What Symptoms Are Associated With A Brain Tumor?
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I have peripheral neuropathy in my feet and legs. They are very uncomfortable at night when I am not wearing shoes. I have sharp pains here and there in my … [Read more...] about What Are The Underlying Causes Of Peripheral Neuropathy?
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is called Lou Gehrig's disease because the famous baseball player developed and died of this serious and progressive … [Read more...] about The Effects Of ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease
For the last three weeks I have had growing numbness in my left hand, mainly my pinky finger, and some in my ring finger. It also goes up my forearm to my … [Read more...] about Why Are My Hands Numb?
Many people complain of dizziness, usually describing it as a lightheaded feeling, or a feeling that darkness is descending over their head and they feel they … [Read more...] about What Causes Dizziness From Vertigo?
I had a friend who died of meningitis, and just the other day, there was another death from the disease in my hometown. Recently, I read on a Web site that … [Read more...] about What Are The Causes And Symptoms Of Meningitis?
I can tell you what the most frequently experienced symptoms are, but with multiple sclerosis, there aren't any absolutes. A description of common symptoms … [Read more...] about What Are The Symptoms Of Multiple Sclerosis?
My father has been diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy. He is getting some treatment, but does not like to talk about it openly. My concern is not only for … [Read more...] about Is Peripheral Neuropathy An Inherited Disease?
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is definitely not contagious. Many experts believe there is a viral link, but this does not mean there’s an MS virus that spreads the … [Read more...] about Is Multiple Sclerosis Communicable?
Staying fit has a lot of health benefits, and two new studies show that exercise and weight management may help keep your mind--as well as your … [Read more...] about Exercise And Eating Right – Good For The Brain
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a baffling, mysterious disease. It is especially frustrating in that it tends to strike young, healthy persons in the prime of life. … [Read more...] about Unmasking The Multiple Sclerosis Mystery
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is not considered to be an inherited disease, but there is increasing evidence that genes play some role in who gets it and who doesn't. … [Read more...] about Is Multiple Sclerosis An Inherited Disease?