Many renowned institutions, groups, and individuals publish material that is valuable to anyone affected by neurological conditions. This page consolidates wide-ranging resources related to the practice of neurology and its associated disorders. These resources will help you learn more about certain conditions, diseases, treatment options, and preventive measures. We have also listed information about support groups and assistance organizations.
PBS recently broadcast a fascinating new series entitled The Brain with David Eagleman. Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the human brain in an epic series that reveals the ultimate story of us, why we feel and think the things we do. This ambitious project blends science with innovative visual effects and compelling personal stories, and addresses some big questions. By understanding the human brain, we can come close to understanding humanity. View full episodes or clips, and learn more about the series at The Brain. Many cable providers also provide On Demand viewing options.
We're also sharing a new video—Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease—created to help people living with early Alzheimer's disease, better understand the disease (AD). This video is part of our ongoing efforts to help explain this awful disease to people who might be interested in further understanding the underlying pathophysiology and the early symptoms of AD.
Keeping our brains healthy is one of the top concerns for older adults. Check out some of these titles for nourishing your beautiful brain (list includes books, LP books, eBooks, audiobooks on CD, downloadable audio, DVD, streaming video, and even a music cd!).
Browse our health education libraries for in-depth information on a variety of conditions covering:
- Causes and risk factors
- Caregiving and more
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