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Spinal Fusion Not Always Necessary for Back Pain, Studies SayApril 13, 2016

Some patients may benefit from a simpler procedure called decompression

Prediabetes May Damage Nerves More Than ThoughtApril 12, 2016

Early pain and tingling in hands, feet may be 'canary in the coal mine,' researchers say

Zika Virus Tied to Rare Disorder That Can Cause ParalysisMarch 01, 2016

But researchers found that nearly two-thirds of study cases walked again within 3 months

Painkillers Don't Ease Disability Due to Nerve Damage: StudyFebruary 01, 2016

Narcotic drugs aren't useful in restoring motion, researchers say

Nerve Damage From Chemo May Affect Cancer Survivors for YearsJanuary 15, 2016

Symptoms associated with falls, researchers say

Health Tip: Do You Have Restless Legs Syndrome?January 04, 2016

Here are typical symptoms

Rare Nervous System Disorder Can Put Pregnancy at Risk: StudyNovember 18, 2015

Condition that affects eyes and spinal cord tied to miscarriage, other complications, researchers say

'Skinny Jeans' Linked to Woman's Nerve DamageJune 23, 2015

After spending the day squatting in too-tight pants, she temporarily couldn't walk

Vegan Diet Might Ease Diabetic Nerve PainMay 28, 2015

Study found those who followed it lost average of 15 pounds, had improved blood flow to feet

Study Links Celiac Disease to Nerve DamageMay 11, 2015

Researchers suggest screening people with gluten sensitivity

Eyes May Be Window to Outcomes After Stroke, Research SuggestsFebruary 11, 2015

Thickness of optic nerve's sheath seemed tied to odds for patient death during the study period

Statins May Help Prevent Diabetes-Related Nerve Damage, Study FindsSeptember 10, 2014

Cholesterol-lowering drugs might protect against damage to small blood vessels, researchers report

New Combo Approach May Ease Severe 'Ringing in the Ears'December 06, 2013

Small, early study used electrical nerve stimulation and tone therapy for hard-to-treat tinnitus

Study Sheds Light on Link Between Pesticides, Parkinson'sNovember 27, 2013

Gene mutation combined with exposure to chemicals used in farming may trigger degenerative disease

New Robotic Leg Gets Closer to the Real Thing, Study SaysSeptember 25, 2013

State-of-the-art prosthesis relies on user's nerve signals

Number of Nerve Fibers Near Prostate Tumor Tied to AggressivenessJuly 11, 2013

Study raises the possibility of a new way to predict prognosis, tailor treatments

New Kind of Therapy Shows Early Promise in MS PatientsJune 05, 2013

Approach may shield patients' immune systems to allow safer treatment, study suggests

Mind Control Moves Model Helicopter in StudyJune 05, 2013

Such brain-computer interfaces have potential to help people with paralysis, researcher says

Nerve Stimulation May Restore Hand Function After Spinal InjuryNovember 29, 2012

But success was temporary in small, early study

New Pill Shows Promise Against Relapsing Multiple SclerosisSeptember 19, 2012

The relapse rate was nearly halved after 2 years, researchers find

Drug Widely Used to Treat MS May Not Slow ProgressionJuly 17, 2012

But study didn't look at interferon beta's effect on quality of life, disease flares

Sodium Buildup in Brain Linked to Disability in MS PatientsJuly 17, 2012

Those with advanced-stage multiple sclerosis have high levels of the mineral, study says

Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Nerve Damage in DiabeticsJune 18, 2012

Sleeping disorder seems to play role in diabetic peripheral neuropathy; more research needed

Exercise Appears to Ease Nerve-Damage Pain in Rat StudyJune 06, 2012

Reducing inflammation may make a difference, researchers say

Cell Transplant Tested as Treatment for Nerve Pain in MiceMay 23, 2012

Findings might someday help people living with chronic pain

Gene Discovery Gives Clues to a Childhood CancerMarch 13, 2012

90% of neuroblastomas hit kids under 10, but they're more likely to survive than teen patients

Long Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' EyesMarch 13, 2012

Studying effects of microgravity could improve understanding of 'intracranial hypertension' cases

Researchers ID Gene for Neck DisorderMarch 09, 2012

Cervical dystonia is a painful condition in which the neck muscles force the head to move involuntarily

Prediabetes Not to Blame for Nerve Damage: StudyFebruary 24, 2012

Doctors should seek other causes of condition known as polyneuropathy

Many Docs Use Costly MRIs to Diagnose Nerve Condition: StudyJanuary 25, 2012

Cheaper tests to spot diabetes-linked nerve damage are effective, researchers say