Brain & Memory

June 10, 2020

How to get rid of a tension headache — or prevent one from beginning

Headaches are frustratingly common. A Vanderbilt neurologist explains tension headaches, possible causes and promising treatment options.

Brain & Memory

March 6, 2020

Q&A: Migraines and nerve decompression surgery

A plastic surgeon explains why a type of common cosmetic surgery can offer relief for some chronic migraines.

Brain & Memory

February 26, 2020

Understanding acoustic neuromas

Acoustic neuromas are slow-growing, noncancerous tumors that can affect hearing and balance.

Brain & Memory

November 29, 2019

How to reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia

Make these lifestyle changes now to boost brain health.

Brain & Memory

November 27, 2019

Surgical intervention options for epilepsy

A surgical procedure might help if antiepileptic medications aren’t successful or if medication side-effects are bothersome.

Brain & Memory

November 21, 2019

What to do when epilepsy medication doesn’t work for you

If antiepileptic meds don’t prevent your seizures, you have other options.

Brain & Memory

August 7, 2019

Making progress: Treating movement disorders with deep brain stimulation

Though not a cure, deep brain stimulation, or DBS, offers an innovative approach to managing Parkinson's.

Brain & Memory Breakthroughs

July 2, 2019

How to reduce AFib stroke risks

From anticoagulants to surgical options, here’s what you need to know to prevent AFib-related brain attacks.

Brain & Memory Heart & Vascular

May 15, 2019

Surviving a stroke: Why access to a comprehensive stroke center matters

Timing is everything when it comes to stroke survival. Here’s what’s unique about a comprehensive stroke center, from cerebrovascular surgery options to neurocritical care.

Brain & Memory Heart & Vascular

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