Fainting vs. Seizure: How to Tell the Difference

Seizures and fainting can look similar, but the causes and treatments are different.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 12, 2019

Error Neurons and Mental Disorders

Neurons that help us recognize errors may hold the key to improving treatment of psychiatric and mental disorders like schizophrenia and autism.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 23, 2019

Never Too Young to Have a Stroke: Dan Ortiz's Story

"This isn't something I expected to happen at 33, but this experience has helped me reframe what's important in life."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 23, 2019

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis genetics: what do we know?

About 10% of ALS patients have what's called familial ALS, meaning it runs in their family.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 14, 2019

Cedars-Sinai doctors use telestroke technology to treat strokes

The average patient loses about 1.9 million brain cells every minute a stroke is untreated.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 13, 2019

What are autoimmune diseases?

Because the immune system can target any part of the body, no two autoimmune diseases are the same.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 27, 2019

Exploring the Link Between Diabetes & Parkinson's Disease

There is a long history of connection between diabetes and Parkinson's.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 26, 2019

What Is Chemo Brain? Symptoms & Recovery

As many as 75% of cancer patients experience "chemo brain" during their treatment.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 25, 2019

Multiple Sclerosis & Pregnancy: Good News for Patients

It wasn't all that long ago that doctors thought women with MS shouldn't get pregnant.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 02, 2019

The Science Behind Random Acts of Kindness

Science says: Random acts of kindness are good for your health.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 13, 2019

CSF Leak Patient Won't Wait for a Cure to Be Happy

Brianna Cardenas spent 3 years looking for the cause of mysterious neck pain.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 18, 2018

Brain Tumor Patient Rachel Brandt Tackles the NYC Marathon

Rachel Brandt was a healthy 27-year-old who was planning her wedding when an unusual headache sent her to the ER.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 31, 2018

Brain Food: Quinoa Stuffed Bell Pepper

This easy and delicious stuffed pepper recipe was designed by a neurologist and is full of brain-building nutrients.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 29, 2018

Accurately Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Approximately 2.3 million people are thought to have multiple sclerosis. But what if many of them don't actually have MS?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 26, 2018

When Should I Be Concerned About Memory Loss?

Are your "senior moments" becoming a problem?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 09, 2018