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What happens in phantom limb pain, exactly?

What is it?

Phantom limb pain (PLP) is one of neurology’s most peculiar phenomena. 60-80% of people with amputated limbs have sensations indicating that the limb is still there. 548 more words

Study suggests antibody may have therapeutic effect on MS

Researchers have developed an antibody with potential therapeutic effects against multiple sclerosis. The discovery opens up a new strategy for controlling the disease.

For the cells of the immune system circulating in the bloodstream to reach the central nervous system, they must penetrate the blood-brain barrier and blood-spinal cord barrier. 219 more words

Why do antidepressants take so long to work?

Medication roulette, if you have ever had to deal with depression or other types of mental illness you know what I’m talking about. You take a pill that… 677 more words


Day 432–How I see everything…I have no words for….sitting in church, doctor’s offices and riding in a car…..carousel.
My painting came to me as a gift after my first surgery. 136 more words


Embryonic Gene reversing Ageing in Humans

The fountain of youth may reside in an embryonic stem cell gene named Nanog, suggests new research that may lead to treatments for conditions due to reduced bone strength, Alzheimer’s and other age-related disorders. 310 more words

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Common brain changes found in children with autism, ADHD and OCD

A team of Toronto scientists has found similarities in brain impairments in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ( 475 more words


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