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Autism News Page

Learn about autism, a pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) that often interferes with a person's ability to communicate with and relate to others.

Epilepsy and Lesionectomy

WebMD explains lesionectomy, a brain surgery used to relieve seizures in people with epilepsy.

Seizure Disorders

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of seizure disorders including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

Mice 'Stimulate' Their Way to Delaying Huntington's Disease

Scientists found that mice genetically engineered to develop the disease remain symptom-free significantly longer when they live in a specially enhanced, stimulating environment than when they are kept in a regular cage. The findings appear in the April 13 issue of the journal Nature.

Stocking & Glove Neuropathy

Stocking and glove neuropathy occurs when nerves in the arms and legs incur damage due to illness or disease. Stocking and glove neuropathy derives its name from the fact that the sensation often mimics the feeling of wearing gloves or stockings. Physicians often refer to this condition as periphera

Adult ADHD Symptoms

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of Adult ADHD symptoms including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

FDA Warns of Tysabri Liver Risk

The FDA says Tysabri, a drug that treats multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease, is getting a new warning about possible liver risks.

The Evidence for Symptomatic Treatments in ALS

While amyotrophic lateral sclerosis remains a progressive and invariably fatal disease, much can be done to improve the patient's quality of life. What symptomatic interventions are available?

Living With Multiple Sclerosis

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of living with multiple sclerosis including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

How Common Is ADHD? Know the Facts

Is ADHD more common now than before? Who gets the disorder? Do you grow out of it? Learn what we know and don’t know in this WebMD feature.

Primary Orthostatic Tremor

Important It is possible that the main title of the report Primary Orthostatic Tremor is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

Bell's Palsy

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of Bell's Palsy including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.