Brain and Nervous System
The brain and spinal cord make up the central nervous system (CNS). Signals come from nerves throughout the body and pass through the spinal cord to the brain. The brain processes these signals and responds. The spinal cord carries signals to and from the brain. The correct part of the body responds when it gets the brain's signal.
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a progressive neurological disorder. It first presents with problems of movement. Smooth and coordinated muscle...
Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges. This is the membrane that covers the brain and spinal cord. Meningitis may occur when fluid...
Paying attention to your condition can lead to valuable insights and help you manage your epilepsy symptoms.
Shingles is an infection caused by the virus varicella-zoster, which is the same virus that causes chickenpox. Even after chickenpox is...
view all health articles
Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder, but for many it also causes pain. Treatment can help.
BACK TO TOP