Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that occurs when the brain is damaged at any stage of a person's development that affects movement and posture.
How to Recognize and Deal With Seizures
A seizure is an uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain caused by an abnormal electrical discharge. Reasons are head injury, stroke, or low blood sugar.
Epilepsy: What is it? How can you help someone who has it?
Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that causes recurring seizures. Seizures are sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbances in the brain.
Encephalitis: A Mysterious Disease That Can Be Deadly
Encephalitis is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition that occurs when the brain becomes inflamed. It is most often caused by a virus, such as HSV.
Brain Tumor: How to Survive and Thrive
A brain tumor is a mass or growth of abnormal cells in the brain. Brain tumors can be cancerous or noncancerous, mostly begin in the brain cells or the nerves.
What is a Lumbar Puncture? Everything You Need to Know
A lumbar puncture also known as a spinal tap, is a medical procedure that involves the insertion of a needle into the lower back to collect cerebrospinal fluid.
Meningitis: A Deadly Disease That Can Strike Anytime, Anywhere
Meningitis is an infection or inflammation of the meninges, surrounding the brain and spinal cord.. It can be caused by viruses, bacteria, or fungi.
Brain Lesion: What You Need to Know
A brain lesion is an abnormal area in the brain. It specifically refers to an area of injury or disease within the brain caused by injury, infection, or tumor.
Stroke: How to Spot the Signs, Get Treatment, and Survive
A stroke also called a brain stroke or transient ischemic attack is a sudden loss of brain function due to a blockage or bleeds in the brain.
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