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Greater Benefit for Pioglitazone in High-Risk Patients Post Stroke
 

(HealthDay News) For patients after an ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack, pioglitazone is associated with greater benefit for those at higher risk for stroke or myocardial infarction (MI), re...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 NEUROLOGY

Risk of Prematurity, SGA Up for Women on Antiepileptic Drugs
 

(HealthDay News) Women on antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) during pregnancy for epilepsy or other indications are at increased risk of giving birth to premature and small-for-gestational-age (SGA) infants, ac...
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 NEUROLOGY

Less REM May Indicate Higher Dementia Risk in Seniors
 

(HealthDay News) Seniors who spend less time each night in rapid eye movement (REM) sleep may be more likely to develop dementia as they age, according to a study published in Neurology. Researchers fou...
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 NEUROLOGY

Lower SBP Target for Blacks May Benefit Cognitive Function
 

(HealthDay News) For seniors and particularly blacks with hypertension, lowering systolic blood pressure to 120 mm Hg or lower may help prevent cognitive decline, research in JAMA Neurology finds. Resea...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 NEUROLOGY