Neurological conditions

Neurological conditions refer to diseases, injuries and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and the nerves that connect them to the eyes, ears and the body’s other organs, muscles, blood vessels and glands. The nervous system can be damaged by:

  • Trauma
  • Infections
  • Degeneration
  • Structural defects
  • Tumors
  • Blood flow disruption
Some examples of neurological conditions or disorders include:
  • Brain tumors
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Stroke
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • ALS

 

Treatments

Treatment for neurological conditions will depend on the specific diagnosis. Some of the methods used can include:
  • Medication (topical, oral, intravenous (IV) or injection)
  • Surgery
  • Physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Stimulation therapies
  • Counseling
  • Cognitive therapy
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Symptoms and Screenings for Neurological conditions

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Causes and Preventions for Neurological conditions

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Education and Resources for Neurological conditions

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Support groups for Neurological conditions

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