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September 23, 2021

Experimental Botulinum Toxin More Effective in Cervical Dystonia? Experimental Botulinum Toxin More Effective in Cervical Dystonia?

An investigative formulation of a botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) for cervical dystonia may significantly reduce the risk of dysphagia after injection compared with existing injections, and may […]
September 23, 2021

Synthetic Triglyceride Shows Potential in Huntington Disease Synthetic Triglyceride Shows Potential in Huntington Disease

The synthetic medium-chain triglyceride triheptanoin has shown potential to restore brain energy and decrease caudate atrophy in Huntington disease, and improved motor function for up to […]
September 23, 2021

COVID-19 a Rare Trigger for Guillain-Barré Syndrome COVID-19 a Rare Trigger for Guillain-Barré Syndrome

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Although Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) may rarely follow a recent infection with SARS-CoV-2, […]
September 23, 2021

Does Migraine Cause Poor Sleep or Vice Versa? Does Migraine Cause Poor Sleep or Vice Versa?

Patients with migraine experience greater sleep disturbance than those without the disorder, although it remains unclear whether migraines cause poor sleep or vice versa. Results of […]
September 23, 2021

Transcranial Brain Stimulation: No Benefit for Stroke Rehab Transcranial Brain Stimulation: No Benefit for Stroke Rehab

Anodal transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS) does not improve upper extremity recovery in patients with mild to moderate stroke, new data suggest. In a prospective, randomized trial, […]
September 22, 2021

Childhood Trauma Linked to Adult Neurologic Disorders Childhood Trauma Linked to Adult Neurologic Disorders

Adult patients with headaches, epilepsy, or other neurologic disorders are more likely to have had adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) than the general public, new research suggests. […]
September 21, 2021

Surge in New-Onset Tics in Adults Tied to COVID-19 Stress Surge in New-Onset Tics in Adults Tied to COVID-19 Stress

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. An unusual surge of new-onset tics in patients with no prior history […]
September 21, 2021

Friedreich’s Ataxia Treatment Shows Extended Benefit Friedreich’s Ataxia Treatment Shows Extended Benefit

Dr David Lynch Omaveloxolone, an activator of the protein Nrf2 that protects against inflammation, has shown a potentially beneficial effect in slowing the progression of Friedreich’s […]
September 21, 2021

Survey Identifies Clinicians’ Unease With Genetic Testing in PD Survey Identifies Clinicians’ Unease With Genetic Testing in PD

Before getting to work on developing guidelines for genetic testing in Parkinson’s disease, a task force of the Movement Disorders Society surveyed members worldwide to identify […]
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