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What can cause itchy lower legs?

What can cause itchy lower legs?

Several health issues can cause itchiness in the lower legs. Below, find some of the more common causes and their symptoms. Shaving Share on PinterestThere are various conditions that may cause itchy lower legs. Shaving products and techniques can lead to itchiness in the lower legs. Friction from razor blades can scrape and irritate the […]

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Jimmy Carter Recovering After Brain Procedure

Jimmy Carter Recovering After Brain Procedure

Latest Neurology News TUESDAY, Nov. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — After three falls in recent months, former President Jimmy Carter was recovering at an Atlanta hospital Tuesday morning following surgery to ease pressure on his brain caused by bleeding from those falls. The 95-year-old “is recovering at Emory University Hospital following surgery this morning to […]

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Brachial neuritis: Everything you need to know

Brachial neuritis: Everything you need to know

Brachial neuritis can cause pain, burning, unusual sensations, and weakness around the shoulder. The symptoms may also spread to the hands, arms, or chest. People sometimes refer to brachial neuritis as brachial plexitis. It is a type of peripheral neuropathy, which is damage to the nerves in the extremities of the body, such as the […]

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Do our reading lists determine how we process language?

Do our reading lists determine how we process language?

Researchers behind a new analysis argue that the books that we have access to may shape the ways in which our brains process and organize language. Share on PinterestDo the books and language that we are exposed to shape how we process language in general? The construction and use of the complex communication codes that […]

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Nocturnal seizures: Everything you need to know

Nocturnal seizures: Everything you need to know

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Alcohol intake and reduced brain volume: What explains the link?

Alcohol intake and reduced brain volume: What explains the link?

Does drinking more alcohol shrink the brain, or does a smaller brain volume actually predispose individuals to drink more alcohol? Share on PinterestA new study confirms the link between alcohol use and lower brain volume and proposes a shared underlying cause. Excessive alcohol consumption carries many risks, including heart and liver problems, a higher risk […]

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Could hair analysis diagnose schizophrenia?

Could hair analysis diagnose schizophrenia?

A novel approach to probing the biological origins of schizophrenia has identified excess production of hydrogen sulfide in the brain as a factor. New research suggests that analyzing human hair may offer clues into a person’s mental health. The recent EMBO Molecular Medicine study also suggests that an enzyme that helps to produce hydrogen sulfide […]

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Pain Twice as Common for Kids With Autism: Study

Pain Twice as Common for Kids With Autism: Study

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Neurology News MONDAY, Oct. 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Children with an autism spectrum disorder may be twice as likely to experience pain as kids without autism, a new study suggests. “Pain is a common but under-recognized experience for children with autism,” said researcher Danielle Shapiro. She is an assistant […]

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How we learn things shapes our memory

How we learn things shapes our memory

Humans are constantly learning new things. This ability helps us to grow and adapt to new situations daily. But a new study suggests that different learning mechanisms actually shape how the brain stores memories. A new study shows that the way we learn may impact how our brains store information. As humans, we have not […]