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Jul 19, 2020, 17:57 ET World Brain Day 2020 "Moves to End Parkinson's Disease"

On July 22, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) is partnering with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society to support the 6th...


Nov 19, 2019, 12:06 ET Potential New Biomarkers for Parkinson's Disease Could Change Trajectory of Diagnosis and Treatment

World Federation of Neurology: A groundbreaking presentation coming out of the XXIV World Congress of Neurology (WCN 2019) in Dubai, UAE, highlighted ...


Nov 18, 2019, 09:41 ET Pregnancy No Longer Believed to Modify Trajectory of MS, Experts Say

World Federation of Neurology — For women living with MS, pregnancy, and breastfeeding were once thought to slow the progression of the disease....


Nov 18, 2019, 09:08 ET The Prognosis for MS is Changing Due to Advancements in Treatment and Awareness, Yet Access to Care is Top of Mind for Global Neurologists

World Federation of Neurology: Are regulators keeping up with new treatments and management strategies that can greatly improve the lives of patients ...


Oct 29, 2019, 09:21 ET Effect of Climate Change on the Brain, Link to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, to be Key Focus of Discussion at XXIV World Congress of Neurology

World Federation of Neurology -- Breakthrough studies indicate that the impact of air pollution and rising incidents of stroke, Parkinson's and other ...


Oct 24, 2019, 09:00 ET World Federation of Neurology Reveals New Frontiers in Epilepsy Treatment for Children, Pregnant Women and, New Links Between ADHD and Epilepsy at 24th Annual World Congress of Neurology, Dubai, Oct 27 - 31

World Federation of Neurology -- The road to caring for patients with epilepsy is leading to more effective options for patients of all ages,...


Oct 23, 2019, 12:00 ET World Federation of Neurology Joins Forces with the World Health Organization, Announcing "Groundbreaking" Reclassification of Stroke as a Disorder of the Brain; Launches Nine-Country Survey, Leading to Roadmap for Improved Neurological Care

The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) is joining forces with the World Health Organization (WHO) to create global standards of neurological care....


Oct 21, 2019, 08:03 ET New Research on Climate Change and the Brain, the Relationship Between Stroke and Dementia, Advances in Epilepsy and MS Among the Brain Health Initiatives Unveiled at 24th World Congress of Neurology

Promising scientific research on the impact of climate change on brain health, advancements in epilepsy and multiple sclerosis, the relationship...


Jul 20, 2019, 10:13 ET 2019 World Brain Day Takes Aim at Migraine

This year on World Brain Day, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) is raising awareness for migraine, one of the leading causes of global...


May 22, 2019, 07:00 ET World Brain Day takes on the 'Painful Truth' about Migraine in 2019

On July 22, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) is partnering with the International Headache Society (IHS) to support the highly anticipated 5th ...