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.

January/February 2006 Volume 2 Issue 1
Department: From the Editor
voices of the human spirit: speaking out, singing out. - Brey, Robin
Department: Letter
an alzheimer's story that really resonates. - Mezzettone, Gabriella
help for autism - and an inspriring road. - Loeffler, Martha
expertise on mad cow disease. - Rinaldi, Amanda
expertise on mad cow disease.
Feature
janet reno's law of motion: not even parkinson's disease has slowed the former attorney general's life on the move. - Shaw, Gina
Feature: Frontiers for Parkins on's
stem cell research: beyond the embryonic stage?. - Shaw, Gina
Feature
sittin' pretty, country style: clay walker plays on to keep his ms in check and his songs atop the charts. - Susman, Ed
uphill racer: olympic ski hero jimmie heuga blazes another trail: an active way to wellness for fellow ms patients. - Clancy, Frank
racing toward gene therapy: after years of dashed hopes, researchers are poised to start clinical trials for muscular dystrophy. - Laino, Charlene
brotherly dreams transcend disability. - Lindsey, Heather
Department: Ask the Expert
your questions answered. - Petersen, Ronald
your questions answered. - Roaf, Elizabeth
your questions answered. - Scherokman, Barbara
your questions answered. - Mahowald, Mark
Department: Living Well
in case of disaster: emergency planning. - Avitzur, Orly
Department: Therapy Watch
a complete guide to stroke surgery. - Carroll, Linda
Department: Penny Wise
tax breaks that are worth the work. - Samson, Kurt
Department: Clinical Trial Watch
another atkins diet goal: reducing seizures. - MacReady, Norra
Department: AAN Patient Advocacy
the abcs of medicare part d. - MacReady, Norra
Department: NEWS SCAN
news scan the road to wellness via diet and exercise.
Department: Speak Up
my father's brain. - Valeo, Tom