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Brain and Nervous System Treatment

From drugs to surgery, choosing treatment for brain and nervous system conditions starts with understanding the options. Arm yourself with the information you need to make informed choices.
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What Is Neurological Physical Therapy?
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Zanaflex (Tizanidine) Oral: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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Ingrezza (Valbenazine): Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
Treating neuropathic pain
Topical Creams For Neuropathy
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What to Know About Trazodone
Your Doctor May Prescribe Zoloft
What to Expect When Taking Zoloft
Micro-dosing LSD
Can Tiny Doses of LSD Ease Pain and Depression?
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Dopamine Agonists for Parkinson's Disease and Restless Legs
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How Progesterone Promotes Brain Health
Neurosurgeon Performing Surgery
What You Should Know: Neurosurgery to Place a Burr Hole
Ambien (or zolpidem) treatment
How Can Ambien Treat Brain Damage in Coma, Dystonia, Stroke, and More?
Dizzy woman lying on a sofa
How Chronic Dizziness Is Treated With Therapy and Medications
Doctor examining senior patients hand in office.
When You're Recovering From Guillain-Barré Syndrome
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Decompressive Craniectomy Overview
Ways to Treat Myasthenia Gravis
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Treating Elevated Intracranial Pressure (ICP)
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Why Lobotomies Are No Longer Mainstream Psychological Treatments
Man with neck pain
How to Treat Your Dystonia
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How to Treat and Manage a Laughing Disorder
Berry aneurysm
Treatment of Berry Aneurysms
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What You Should Know About Dravet Syndrome
Brain surgeon wearing medical head light helmet
What's the Difference Between a Craniectomy and a Craniotomy?
Young boy looking at glass of milk
Learn About the ALD Treatment Inspired by a Young Boy and His Parents
Young sport woman feeling wrist pain
Certain Treatments for Neuropathy Can Prevent It From Getting Worse
Newborn with Mom in NICU
Ins and Outs of a Rare Genetic Condition: Nonketotic Hyperglycinemia
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What Happens During a Muscle Biopsy?
patient in the emergency room with signs of internal bleeding
What Are the Symptoms of Internal Bleeding?
Lumbar puncture: taking a sample of spinal fluid
Everything You Need to Know About a Spinal Tap
Tensilon test
What to Expect From a Tensilon Test
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Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) Shunt Overview
A woman receives treatment for her cancer.
How Chemotherapy Affects the Brain