Neurological Disorders, Explained

There are more than 600 neurological disorders that can affect the brain, spinal cord, and nervous system. These may disrupt memory, motor function, speech, and many other areas with a major impact your life.

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After 11 Years and Countless Dismissive Doctors, I Was Finally Diagnosed With Early Onset Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's disease usually strikes older adults, so doctors didn't believe that Christina Korines, 35, had this neurological disorder. Instead, they blamed her tremors and pain on everything from anxiety to ADHD to psychosis.  
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Post-Concussion Syndrome Makes It Hard for Me to Function—Here's What It's Like

After an accidental hit to the head, Kate Anderson, 37, was diagnosed with a mild traumatic brain injury, which led to post-concussion syndrome. A year later, day-to-day life with this isolating disorder remains a challenge.
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A Father of Six Was Killed By a Wave at a North Carolina Beach. Here’s How That Can Happen

He was playing with three of his children when the tragic accident happened.