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.

October/November 2011 Volume 7 Issue 5
Departments: From the Editor
a child's legacy: how one neurologist's experience as a parent transformed her practice.. - Brey, Robin
Departments
contributors.
Departments: Letters
chuck close. - Wilczynski, Lindsay
adhd. - McLendon, Pamela
the abcs of aphasia. - Ladew, Rebecca, S, M.S.
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share your story: enter the neuro film festival!!.
Departments: Letters
the power of acceptance. - Beck, Donald
the power of acceptance. - Alonzo-Hughes, Socorro
the power of acceptance. - Bottorff, Marjorie
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new guidelines for diabetic neuropathy.
Departments: The Waiting Room
this way in: should you join a health insurance exchange?. - Shaw, Gina
neurobics: dot matrix, a brain teaser that tests your number and spatial thinking.. - Kim, Scott
neurobics answers. - Kim, Scott
neurology news: raising awareness of parkinson's and multiple sclerosis.. - Kim, Scott
Features
hidden hercules: actor kevin sorbo reveals his secret battle with stroke.. - Childers, Linda
Features: Advocacy
join the cause: how to become an advocate for yourself and others.. - Wolf, Catherine
Features: Fragile X
fragile x syndrome: research into fragile x syndrome, a common cause of inherited intellectual disability, is starting to generate treatments.. - Gordon, Debra
Features: Allen Rucker
sitting tall: in spite of transverse myelitis, hollywood writer allen rucker has the best seat in the house.. - Dale, Alison
Features: Saving Money
get well, spend less: how to save money on treatment costs through patient assistance programs.. - Samson, Kurt
Departments: Living Well
university of google: how to find trustworthy medical information online.. - Valeo, Tom
Departments: Your Questions Answered
ask the experts: is plasmapheresis an effective treatment for myasthenia gravis?. - Rowin, Julie
ask the experts: what treatments are available for moyamoya disease?. - Zuccarello, Mario
ask the experts: what are the effects of radiation therapy on the brain and spine?. - Avitzur, Orly, Taylor, Lynne
Departments: Clinical Trial Watch
choosing to enroll, or not: weighing the costs and benefits of joining an experimental drug trial.. - Valeo, Tom
Departments: Photo Essay
pictures of you: photos of neurology now readers.. - Levy, Annie
Departments: Resource Central
a pocket guide for the alzheimer's caregiver.
fragile x syndrome resources.
assistance directory.
the signs of stroke and transient ischemic attack.
web sites.