Ask the Experts

Created:   4/1/2014
Contains:  149 items
Answers to reader questions about neurologic disorders and treatments.

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You Ask. We Answer: I've delayed taking levodopa for my Parkinson's disease because I'm concerned about “off” times, periods when the drug doesn't work. Can you explain off times?

Grill, Stephen E.

Neurology Now. 12(1):27, February/March 2016.

Our expert explains “on” and “off” times of levodopa for Parkinson's.

What are the current treatments for tardive dyskinesia caused by long-term use of medications?

Zesiewicz, Theresa

Neurology Now. 10(2):35, April/May 2014.

Answers to reader questions about advances in treatment for peripheral neuropathy and tardive dyskinesia.

Ask the Experts: Epilepsy

Devinsky, Orrin

Neurology Now. 9(4):42, August/September 2013.

Answers to readers' questions about the relationship between blood sugar and seizures, and the dangers of soccer heading.

Ask the Experts: I am on Medicare. Where can I go for psychiatric care?

Jaffe, Ellen

Neurology Now. 7(6):35, December-January 2011.

Answers to your questions about Angelman syndrome and where people on Medicare can go for psychiatric treatment.

Ask the Experts: Can anything be done to help children with Angelman syndrome?

Cohen, Bruce H.

Neurology Now. 7(6):34, December-January 2011.

Answers to your questions about Angelman syndrome and where people on Medicare can go for psychiatric treatment.

Ask the Experts: What are the effects of radiation therapy on the brain and spine?

Avitzur, Orly; Taylor, Lynne P.

Neurology Now. 7(5):68, October-November 2011.

Answers to readers' questions about plasmapheresis for myasthenia gravis, Moyamoya disease, and the effects of radiation on the brain and spinal cord.

Ask the Experts: What treatments are available for Moyamoya disease?

Zuccarello, Mario

Neurology Now. 7(5):68, October-November 2011.

Answers to readers' questions about plasmapheresis for myasthenia gravis, Moyamoya disease, and the effects of radiation on the brain and spinal cord.

Ask the Experts: Is plasmapheresis an effective treatment for myasthenia gravis?

Rowin, Julie

Neurology Now. 7(5):66, October-November 2011.

Answers to readers' questions about plasmapheresis for myasthenia gravis, Moyamoya disease, and the effects of radiation on the brain and spinal cord.

ASK THE EXPERTS: Q What is acromegaly and how does it progress? Does catching it early make a difference?

ROSENFELD, MYRNA

Neurology Now. 6(5):39, September-October 2010.

Answers to your questions about cluster headaches, acromegaly, pesticides and ADHD, and treatment for pediatric brain tumors.

ASK THE EXPERTS: Q Is the sudden and permanent relief of cluster headaches common, or am I exceptionally fortunate? Also, after an attack I experienced an intense euphoric...

DIGRE, KATHLEEN B.

Neurology Now. 6(5):39, September-October 2010.

Answers to your questions about cluster headaches, acromegaly, pesticides and ADHD, and treatment for pediatric brain tumors.

ASK THE EXPERTS: Q How does proton-beam therapy compare to standard radiation for treating pediatric brain tumors?

PACKER, ROGER J.

Neurology Now. 6(5):38, September-October 2010.

Answers to your questions about cluster headaches, acromegaly, pesticides and ADHD, and treatment for pediatric brain tumors.

ASK THE EXPERTS: Q Can pesticides increase my child's risk for ADHD?

GOLDSTEIN, MICHAEL L.

Neurology Now. 6(5):38, September-October 2010.

Answers to your questions about cluster headaches, acromegaly, pesticides and ADHD, and treatment for pediatric brain tumors.

Your Questions Answered: DYSAUTONOMIA

SANDRONI, PAOLA

Neurology Now. 3(6):37, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: DYSAUTONOMIA

SANDRONI, PAOLA

Neurology Now. 3(6):37, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: PROGRESSIVE SUPRANUCLEAR PALSY

GOLBE, LARRY

Neurology Now. 3(6):37, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: PROGRESSIVE SUPRANUCLEAR PALSY

GOLBE, LARRY

Neurology Now. 3(6):37, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: MIGRAINE AND FACIAL PAIN

MATHEW, NINAN T.

Neurology Now. 3(6):33, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: MIGRAINE AND FACIAL PAIN

MATHEW, NINAN T.

Neurology Now. 3(6):33, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: LEWY BODY DEMENTIA

BOEVE, BRADLEY

Neurology Now. 3(6):33, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: LEWY BODY DEMENTIA

BOEVE, BRADLEY

Neurology Now. 3(6):33, November-December 2007.

Answers to your questions about Lewy body dementia, migraine and facial pain, progressive supranuclear palsy, and dysautonomia.

Your Questions Answered: STATINS AND MEMORY

LI, GAIL; ADVISE, ERIC PETRIE

Neurology Now. 3(5):39, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: STATINS AND MEMORY

LI, GAIL; ADVISE, ERIC PETRIE

Neurology Now. 3(5):39, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: HYDROCEPHALUS

ADVISES, HAROLD REKATE

Neurology Now. 3(5):39, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: HYDROCEPHALUS

ADVISES, HAROLD REKATE

Neurology Now. 3(5):39, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: BODY MYOSITIS

ADVISES, STEVEN GREENBERG

Neurology Now. 3(5):38, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: BODY MYOSITIS

ADVISES, STEVEN GREENBERG

Neurology Now. 3(5):38, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATION

ADVISES, EDGAR KENTON

Neurology Now. 3(5):38, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATION

ADVISES, EDGAR KENTON

Neurology Now. 3(5):38, September-October 2007.

Answers to your questions about arteriovenous malformation, body myositis, hydrocephalus, and the effect of statins on memory.

Your Questions Answered: PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

B. Dyck, P. James.

Neurology Now. 3(4):37, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

B. Dyck, P. James.

Neurology Now. 3(4):37, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA

Argoff, Charles E.

Neurology Now. 3(4):37, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA

Argoff, Charles E.

Neurology Now. 3(4):37, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: SEIZURE DRUGS AND PREGNANCY

Morrell, Martha

Neurology Now. 3(4):36, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: SEIZURE DRUGS AND PREGNANCY

Morrell, Martha

Neurology Now. 3(4):36, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: MIGRAINE AND HEART DISEASE

Rapaport, Alan

Neurology Now. 3(4):36, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

Your Questions Answered: MIGRAINE AND HEART DISEASE

Rapaport, Alan

Neurology Now. 3(4):36, July-August 2007.

Answers to your questions about neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, seizure meds and pregnancy, and migraine and heart disease.

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