Neurology Now

An official publication of the American Academy of Neurology, Neurology Now® is an award-winning magazine written for people with neurologic disorders and their caregivers. Neurology Now features the latest information on the advances in the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic diseases, expert advice about wellness and disease prevention, discussions of new medications and therapies, and strategies for coping with neurologic disorders and the life changes that may accompany them.

February-march 2013 Volume 8 Issue 7
Departments: From the Editor
funding research on brain disease: why organizations such as the american brain foundation are essential.
Departments: Letters
letter: jennifer grey. - Penny, Delores
letter: holiday spirit. - Horn, Nicki
letter: organ donation. - Hagey, Julie
letter: organ donation. - Anderson, Elaine
letter: organ donation.
Departments: The Waiting Room
this way in: making newer antiepileptic drugs available to children. - Rukovets, Olga
neurology news: the american brain foundation wants you.
Features: Blair Underwood
actor and activist blair underwood, raising awareness of hiv/aids. - Gora, Susannah
Features: Young Adult Stroke
age is just a number: young adult stroke is one the rise. here's what you should know. - Stephens, Stephani
Features: Vascular Cognitive Impairment
the brain needs blood: vascular cognitive impairment, one of the most common forms of dementia, may be preventable. - Paturel, Amy
Departments: Living Well
revocable living trusts: how to structure a living trust for someone with a neurologic condition. - Shenkman, Martin
Departments: Your Questions Answered
ask the experts: fibromyalgia. - Argoff, Charles
ask the experts: central pain syndrome. - Kirshner, Howard
Departments: Photo Essay
pictures of you: jeremiah mccarthy. - Annie, Levy
Departments: Resource Central
resources for hiv/aids and neuro-aids.
assistance directory: where to go for more information on the topics discussed in this issue of neurology now and for a directory of patient advocacy organizations.
Departments: Speak Up
milestones: when my father experienced bleeding in the brain, our family learned to celebrate unexpected milestones. - Libraty, Samantha