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.

December-january 2012 Volume 8 Issue 6
Departments: From the Editor
attitude is everything: treating depression helps ease the burden of neurologic symptoms.
letter: josh blue. - Wilton, Lauren
the editor responds.
letter: organ donation. - Kramer, Kristy
the editor responds.
letter: hope in a glass. - Hoffman, Alan
the editor responds.
neurology now for the ipad.
Departments: The Waiting Room
this way in: navigating life with parkinson disease. - Valeo, Tom
events: enter the 2013 neuro film festival!
Features: Jennifer Grey
back on her feet: after years of chronic pain, actress jennifer grey is dancing again. - Childers, Linda
Features: Depression in Parkinson's Disease
not just tremor: recognizing depression and other non-motor symptoms of parkinson's disease. - Valeo, Tom
Features: Office Visits
be prepared!: how to make the most of office time with your neurologist. - Avitzur, Orly
Departments: Eye on Therapy
dealing with delirium: new research suggests that hospital delirium can be more than just a temporary inconvenience. - Paturel, Amy
Departments: Your Questions Answered
ask the experts: pseudotumor cerebri syndrome. - Friedman, Deborah
Departments: Resource Central
find a neurologist.
recognizing and preventing delirium. - Paturel, Amy
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
holiday spirit: multiple sclerosis has taught me what's important. - Tye, Denise