2018-03-06

What is Glioblastoma?

What is Glioblastoma? Glioblastoma is a type of brain cancer. It’s the most common type of malignant brain tumor among adults. And it is usually very […]
2018-03-06

Metastatic brain tumors

Metastatic brain tumors A brain tumor is a mass of cells in your brain that are not normal. There are two general groups of brain tumors: […]
2018-03-06

Spinal Cysts

Spinal Cysts A cyst is a fluid-filled sac that can develop in the spine as a result of degeneration and can lead to spinal stenosis or […]
2018-03-06

Hypothalamus and pituitary gland relationship

Hypothalamus and pituitary gland relationship It’s no secret your brain is one busy place—neurons move at incredible speeds, synapses are constantly firing, blood is pumping, and […]
2018-03-06

Stroke prevention tips

Stroke prevention tips The AHA/ASA classification broadly characterizes stroke into the following four broad subtypes: Central nervous system (CNS) infarction (including ischemic stroke and silent infarction): […]
2018-03-06

Types of Spine Curvature Disorders

Types of Spine Curvature Disorders The spine, or backbone, is made up of small bones (vertebrae) stacked — along with discs — one on top of […]
2018-03-06

How Does High Blood Pressure Raise Stroke Risk?

How Does High Blood Pressure Raise Stroke Risk? If you’ve ever had a stroke, you very likely also had high blood pressure. Your doctor may call […]
2018-03-06

Congenital Brain Tumor

Congenital Brain Tumor Congenital brain tumors (CBTs), defined as tumors presenting within 60 days after birth. Congenital central nervous system (CNS) tumors are rare. The incidence […]
2018-03-06

Blood clot in Brain

Blood clot in Brain Blood clots are a collection of sticky blood cells that form when a blood vessel is damaged. The body creates blood clots […]
2018-03-06

Medulloblastoma Does it Have Treatment

Medulloblastoma Does it Have Treatment What is medulloblastoma? Medulloblastoma is a malignant (cancerous) brain tumor that arises from the cerebellum, the part of the brain that controls balance, […]
2018-03-06

Do not be afraid of brain tumors

Do not be afraid of brain tumors Symptoms of brain tumors Most brain tumors don’t require immediate intervention. You most likely have several days or longer to find […]
2018-03-06

Characteristics of lumbar herniated disc pain

Characteristics of lumbar herniated disc pain Lumbar herniated disc pain Symptoms of a lumbar herniated disc vary widely—from moderate pain in the back and buttock to widespread numbness […]