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.

April/May 2011 Volume 7 Issue 2
Departments
from the editor: exciting new research!! highlights from the american academy of neurology's upcoming annual meeting. - Brey, Robin
letters: essential tremor. - Considine, Joseph
letters: neurobics. - Reich, Anna
letters: neurobics. - Harshaw, Ronald
letters: dealing with drooling. - Estlack, M.
letters: dealing with drooling.
myasthenia gravis trial recruitment.
Departments: The Waiting Room
this way in: puzzling out the affordable care act. - Collier, Andrea
neurobics: hidden details, a brain teaser that tests your memory, language, and logic skills. - Kim, Scott
quick tips: what to do if someone has a seizure. - Chillemi, Stacey, Devinsky, Orrin
neurology news: new web site for ms therapies.
neurobics answers. - Kim, Scott
Features
some kind of wonderful, indeed: for actress lea thompson, alzheimer's disease advocate is the role of a lifetime. - Gora, Susannah
going mobile: smartphones and other mobile devices can provide real-time information and assistance for people with neurologic problems. - Paturel, Amy
an ounce of early intervention: can early treatment of neurologic disorders such as multiple sclerosis and parkinson's disease slow disease progression?. - Gordon, Debra
Departments
ask the experts: can certain antibiotics (specifically fluoroquinolones) cause neuropathic pain?. - Gharibo, Christopher, Sankholkar, Kriti
living well: preventing falls-how to stay on your feet, inside the home and out. - Shaw, Gina
clinical trial watch: family mission-by joining studies, the noonans are helping unravel the mystery of alzheimer's disease. - Talan, Jamie
Departments: Resource Central
alzheimer's disease studies.
assistance directory.
national neuropathy week.
Departments
pictures of you: a photo series of neurology now readers. - Levy, Annie
speak up: still standing: will the insurance industry finish what neuropathy started?. - Doheny, Cathy