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Electroencephalogram (EEG)

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain by using sensors (electrodes) attached to your head and connected by wires to a computer.

Different Ways to Cure Carpal Tunnel

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition caused by the pressure on the wrist's median nerve, which functions to supply movement and feeling to specific areas of the hand. This progressive condition can lead to the weakness and numbness in the hand, and damage to its muscles. There are many ways t

Scapular Nerve Pain

The nerves of the scapula, or shoulder blade, originate in the neck. Scapular nerve pain is typically the result of a pinched nerve in the cervical or neck area. Pain symptoms can range from radiating pain from the neck into the shoulder, and possibly down the arm, to isolated shoulder blade pain.

Treatment for Fainting

What should you do when someone faints? Find out from the experts at WebMD.

Assisted Living for People with Multiple Sclerosis

If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), you may be considering an assisted living community. WebMD explains assisted living and provides questions to ask when you are considering a facility.

Alzheimer's: A New Form of Diabetes?

Alzheimer's disease may be a new, third type of diabetes that shares common features of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.

Physical Therapy for Cerebral Palsy

Physical therapy (PT) is an important part of managing cerebral palsy (CP). It usually starts soon after diagnosis. It may begin earlier, depending on the symptoms. Some people with CP continue physical therapy throughout their lives, especially those with severe physical disabilities.The goals of p

Early Autism Treatment

WebMD provides information about early autism treatment that involves imagination and playtime with kids.

Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in MS

While natalizumab-associated progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy remains a rare occurrence, it is still a serious cause for concern. How can the risk be assessed and mitigated?