World Federation of Neurology News

20 Jul 2017

WFN Teaching Centre One-Year Visiting Fellow Program in Mexico

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Mexican Academy of Neurology are delighted to announce a one-year Visiting Fellow Program in Mexico.

17 Jul 2017

22 Julho: Dia Mundial do Cérebro 2017 dedicado ao AVC

Para assinalar o Dia Mundial do Cérebro, comemorado a 22 de Julho, a Sociedade Portuguesa de Neurologia junta-se à World Federation of Neurology (Federação Mundial de Neurologia) e à World Stroke Organisation (Organização Mundial do AVC), a fim de aumentar a consciencialização em relação ao AVC.

15 Jul 2017

Journal of the Neurological Sciences issue 379 now available

Vol. 379, August 2017 now available

Neurology News

5 Jul 2017

Quantum sensors herald new generation of wearable brain imaging systems

Scientists at the University of Nottingham are working with University College London (UCL) on a five year project which has the potential to revolutionise the world of human brain imaging.

5 Jul 2017

Number of dementia sufferers set to hit 1.2 million by 2040, predict Alzheimer's experts

Campaigners warn ‘urgent’ action is needed from the Government to avert social care crisis as research suggests the number of people living with dementia in England and Wales will rise to 1.2 million by 2040 as life expectancy increases, new research suggests.

23 Jun 2017

Do You Still Need to Worry About Zika?

Last summer, public health experts were on high alert due to the rapid spread of the Zika virus, which has now been proven to cause birth defects and other health problems in infants.  So far in 2017, about 650 Americans have gotten Zika, though that it is considered an underestimate. Most people do not experience symptoms and will not know they have the virus.