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Charcot-Marie-Tooth – CMT
by Kimberly Allen, RN Charcot-Marie-Tooth or CMT is one of the most common inherited neurological disorders.  CMT affects approximately 1 out of every 2,500 people in the US.  CMT which is also known as hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy (HMSN) is a group of conditions that affect the peripheral... Read more
Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is one of the neurodegenerative disorders that affects movement. PD is the second most commonly diagnosed neurodegenerative disorder, Alzheimer’s disease is the most commonly diagnosed neurodegenerative disorder…

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Debunking the myths about epilepsy

Epilepsy is a word used to describe a wide variety of “chronic neurological disorders” That are characterized by seizures. In order to understand epilepsy it is important to realize that it is not a single disorder, but a syndrome that has “vastly divergent symptoms that involves seizures and abnormal electrical activity in the brain…

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