Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTResearchers reveal how a microRNA regenerated myelin - the protective coating of nerve fibers - in mice with multiple sclerosis, restoring limb function.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers have found that patients with Parkinson's disease who exercise for at least 2.5 hours weekly have slower declines in mobility and life quality.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTPhysical therapy is as effective as surgery in treating carpal tunnel syndrome, according to a new study published in the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy® (JOSPT®).
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn five important facts about multiple sclerosis. These include its causes, severity, diagnosis, and how to prevent and treat it.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists have developed sensor technology for a robotic prosthetic arm that detects signals from nerves in the spinal cord.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTLearn about the different types of fibula fracture, how they are diagnosed, the difference between an open and closed fracture, and long-term recovery.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at Southern Methodist University in Dallas have developed a concise new explanation for the basic mechanics involved in human running.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat is primary progressive MS and how might it differ from other forms of multiple sclerosis? Learn about its symptoms and outlook here.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTFor teens with scoliosis, a new study shows specialized physical therapy exercises can improve the curve of the spine, muscle endurance and quality of life, as researchers advocate for conservative...
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTMultiple sclerosis is a disease that currently has no cure. Learn how MS changed the lifestyles of some famous faces and what life is like after diagnosis.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTA West Virginia research team have found that using meditation or music listening programs may have benefits for people with preclinical cognitive decline.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat are the recovery tips after an MS attack? How can multiple sclerosis symptoms be managed and what diet and lifestyle tips are recommended?
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study by researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the University of Glasgow has found that a low-cost therapy can improve the lives of stroke patients with vision problems.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTHow do the symptoms differ with different types of multiple sclerosis? Learn about how MS is diagnosed and how treatments differ between these types.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTA research group led by Oskar Aszmann of the Department of Surgery at MedUni Vienna and Vienna General Hospital has developed a treatment algorithm or protocol that can be used to establish which...
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTMore than two-thirds (70%) of heart attack programmes are failing to meet the minimum requirements for patient care, according to research funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF).
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTA yoga program for children with cancer can be carried out even during cancer treatment, and has quality of life (QOL) benefits for the children as well as their parents, suggests a study in...
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTSavings seen largely in lower costs of artificial joints and post-surgical rehabilitation.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTCarpal tunnel syndrome can cause numbness and pain in the hand and stems from a problem in the wrist. Find out some tips for coping with this syndrome.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe saying goes that "your left hand doesn't know what your right hand is doing," but actually, your left hand is paying more attention than you'd think.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PDTA consortium of European scientists has successfully restored grasp function to six quadriplegics using a non-invasive hybrid brain-neural hand exoskeleton.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTThousands of heart patients are missing out on cardiac rehabilitation following a heart attack, increasing their risk of suffering a fatal event, according to new figures released by the British...
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PDTPharmacological therapy combined with a rehabilitation program that teaches how to compensate for memory and attention problems offers new hope for people who suffer the consequences of traumatic...
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PDTIn a randomized trial of patients who underwent total knee replacement as a treatment for osteoarthritis, a group program of strengthening and aerobic exercises was not better at alleviating...
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PDTA new form of 3D imaging of muscles has allowed researchers to "see" inside muscle and trace long cables made up of a protein called collagen.