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 2014 Volume 10 Issue 2
Departments: From the Editor
from study to sideline: research presented at the aan annual meeting has an impact on all of us.
Departments: Letters
julie roberts. - Werner, Pat
inspiring stories. - Shatin, Leo
inspiring stories. - Swift, Nancy
the editor responds.
pictures of you: traumatic brain injury. - Warren, Booker
psychiatric disorders in multiple sclerosis. - Farwell, Linda
8th annual neuropathy action awareness day: june 11, 2014.
Departments: The Waiting Room
this way in: new guideline for alternative and complementary medicine for multiple sclerosis. - Dolan, Darrach
neurology news: scientists set parkinson's research goals. - Eastman, Peggy
american brain foundation event: free brain health fair coming to philadelphia!
Features: Ben Utecht
high note: after leaving the nfl because of repeated concussion, ben utecht has found a new sense of purpose in music and advocacy. - Farley, Todd
Features: Chemotherapy and Cognition
chemo brain: cognitive problems after cancer treatment are not imaginary. - Gordon, Debra
Features: Special Olympics
going the distance: winning gold medals with tuberous sclerosis complex, special olympics athletes ryan groves and steven striegel show us the true meaning of strength. - Gora, Susannah
Departments: Ask the Experts
what's on the horizon for restoring nerve function in peripheral neuropathy?. - Smith, A.
what are the current treatments for tardive dyskinesia caused by long-term use of medications?. - Zesiewicz, Theresa
Departments: Clinical Trial Watch
nih strokenet: how the ninds is improving and accelerating clinical trials for stroke. - Valeo, Tom
Departments: Living Well
beating the odds: i experienced the first symptoms of als in 1996. here's how i've added life to my years. - Wolf, Catherine
Departments: Photo Essay
pictures of you: nicole jeray, professional golfer with narcolepsy. - Levy, Annie
Departments: Resource Central
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
reflections on mother's day: when i was born with spina bifida, my mother resisted "common sense" and kept me out of an institution. - Brennan, Michael