Alzheimer's Disease

What is Alzheimer's Disease?2:24

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

Alzheimer’s is a disease that affects the brain, and is accompanied by memory loss symptoms. Doctors still do not know Alzheimer's cause, however.

Signs & Symptoms of Alzheimer's2:37

Signs & Symptoms of Alzheimer's

Dr. Atkinson overviews Alzheimer's symptoms which can include: memory loss, trouble expressing thoughts, disorientation and wandering,

Alzheimer's Treatment and Care3:42

Alzheimer's Treatment and Care

Upon receiving an Alzheimers diagnosis based on several tests, a proper Alzheimers treatment plan should be created, including Alzheimers medication.

Epilepsy

What is Epilepsy?2:51

What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy is a brain condition known for its seizures, and this episode explores what causes a seizure and its effects on the patient.

Are All Seizures the Same?1:48

Are All Seizures the Same?

Dr. Preeti Parikh classifies the two main types of seizures, which can affect different parts of the body and have distinct qualities and movements.

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Causes: 7 Things That Affect Your Risk1:49

Multiple Sclerosis Causes: 7 Things That Affect Your Risk

No one knows what causes MS, but these risk factors play a role.

What Is Multiple Sclerosis? Key Facts a Neurologist Wants You to Know3:23

What Is Multiple Sclerosis? Key Facts a Neurologist Wants You to Know

There’s a lot of misconceptions about this autoimmune disease.

This Myth About MS Needs to Be Debunked2:01

This Myth About MS Needs to Be Debunked

If you think of multiple sclerosis as a disease that severely handicaps patients, you have an outdated impression.

MS Relapses: How to Prevent and Treat Them3:58

MS Relapses: How to Prevent and Treat Them

Know the signs of an MS relapse and how to handle it.

Could It Be MS? How Doctors Test and Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis3:25

Could It Be MS? How Doctors Test and Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis

Here’s how docs know for sure whether or not you have MS.

Subtle Symptoms of MS You Should Never Ignore3:08

Subtle Symptoms of MS You Should Never Ignore

Multiple sclerosis is a little sneaky at the onset.

What Age Is Multiple Sclerosis Usually Diagnosed?1:14

What Age Is Multiple Sclerosis Usually Diagnosed?

MS strikes younger than you might think.

What Is Relapsing-Remitting MS? A Neurologist Explains2:54

What Is Relapsing-Remitting MS? A Neurologist Explains

Relapses occur less frequently than you might think.

Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: What Is It?2:55

Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: What Is It?

This type of multiple sclerosis affects just 15% of MS patients.

What Is Clinically Isolated Syndrome? Key Facts About This MS Subtype1:48

What Is Clinically Isolated Syndrome? Key Facts About This MS Subtype

Learn how doctors diagnosis this “silent MS.”

Key Signs Your MS Treatment Is Working2:08

Key Signs Your MS Treatment Is Working

Neurologists are looking for “NED,” or no evidence of disease.

The 4 Types of Multiple Sclerosis, Defined by a Neurologist3:37

The 4 Types of Multiple Sclerosis, Defined by a Neurologist

Which type of MS you have depends on the presence of relapses.

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Jason

True Champions MS: Meet Jason3:21

True Champions MS: Meet Jason

Jason's experience living with MS. He was diagnosed with primary progressive MS, It is a rarer form of multiple sclerosis that affects daily activity

True Champions MS: Staying Motivated with Multiple Sclerosis2:13

True Champions MS: Staying Motivated with Multiple Sclerosis

Jason tries to be very realistic about life with multiple sclerosis. He works hard to accomplish his goals and establish a support system.

True Champions MS: AXS Map3:44

True Champions MS: AXS Map

After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Jason had trouble with stairs. He created the AXS map app for New York, highlighting accessible venues

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Julie Roberts

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 1: My Story4:37

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 1: My Story

In episode 1 of True Champions, American country music singer Julie Roberts shares her personal experience of how she discovered she had multiple scle

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 2: Not Defined6:08

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 2: Not Defined

In episode 2 of True Champions, singer Julie Roberts shares what life with multiple sclerosis is like and about her multiple sclerosis diagnosis.

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 3: Finding Strength4:40

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 3: Finding Strength

In episode 3 of True Champions, American country music singer Julie Roberts discusses how she faces her multiple sclerosis on a daily basis with the h

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 4: Staying Active3:36

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 4: Staying Active

In episode 4 of True Champions, singer Julie Roberts discusses staying active with multiple sclerosis and exercising with multiple sclerosis.

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Christie

True Champions MS: Meet Christie3:56

True Champions MS: Meet Christie

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares her story of when she learned of her multiple sclerosis diagnosis.

True Champions MS: Christie's Advocacy4:46

True Champions MS: Christie's Advocacy

In this episode of True Champions, Christie discusses how journaling at home led to the creation of her popular blog “The Lesion Journals”. Not only d

True Champions MS: Biking2:47

True Champions MS: Biking

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares the importance of exercise. Her love for biking led to a 30-mile bike ride to raise money for Team

True Champions MS: Christie's MS Manifesto3:01

True Champions MS: Christie's MS Manifesto

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares her personal manifesto that guides her through life with multiple sclerosis. It’s important to laug

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Lyndsay

Episode 1: The Diagnosis that Changed Lyndsay's Life3:18

Episode 1: The Diagnosis that Changed Lyndsay's Life

Meet Lyndsay Wright, a young woman who is battling multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling central nervous system disease.

Episode 2: Adjusting to Her MS Diagnosis5:59

Episode 2: Adjusting to Her MS Diagnosis

On her 18th birthday, Lyndsay got a brain MRI that would forever change her life.

Episode 3: How Lyndsay Adjusted to an MS Treatment Routine5:45
Episode 4: The Facebook Message that Turned Lyndsay into an Advocate4:12

Episode 4: The Facebook Message that Turned Lyndsay into an Advocate

Lyndsay felt lonely as a high school student living with multiple sclerosis—until she got a random Facebook message that turned it all around.

Episode 5: How an MS Walk Turned Into a Movement4:29

Episode 5: How an MS Walk Turned Into a Movement

Lyndsay discusses her involvement in Walk MS and the formation of her team, Demyelinate This.

MS Society - Walk MS

MS Society - Participant Stories at Walk MS3:40

MS Society - Participant Stories at Walk MS

Overview the MS Society Walk MS weekend and hear why real people living with MS participate. Walk MS raises funds to find a cure for MS and provide

Stroke

Stroke Prevention & Treatment3:55

Stroke Prevention & Treatment

There are several stroke prevention methods that you can take, as well as a variety of methods for treating a stroke if you are suffering from one.

5 Textbook Signs You Could Be Having a Stroke0:53

5 Textbook Signs You Could Be Having a Stroke

If a stroke was attacking your brain, would you know it?

This Dangerous Myth About Stroke Needs to Be Debunked Now2:03

This Dangerous Myth About Stroke Needs to Be Debunked Now

Stroke not on your radar? Here’s why you need to learn the signs.

The Most Dangerous Mistake You Can Make If You’re Having a Stroke1:42

The Most Dangerous Mistake You Can Make If You’re Having a Stroke

This all-too-common decision can have life-threatening consequences.

F-A-S-T: This Stroke Acronym Can Save Your Life1:27

F-A-S-T: This Stroke Acronym Can Save Your Life

There’s a reason doctors say “time is brain.”

This Is What Having a Stroke Does to Your Brain2:16

This Is What Having a Stroke Does to Your Brain

Stroke symptoms strike suddenly, but the effects can be long-lasting.

Understanding the 2 Main Types of Stroke: What Causes Them and How They’re Treated2:23
Why You Should *Never* Take Aspirin at Home During a Stroke1:00

Why You Should *Never* Take Aspirin at Home During a Stroke

Knowing this could possibly save your life.

Diagnosing Stroke: The Key Factors Doctors Must Know Before Treatment2:14

Diagnosing Stroke: The Key Factors Doctors Must Know Before Treatment

“As a stroke neurologist, I think of myself as a detective.”

The Short Window for Ischemic Stroke Treatment: Why Moving Fast Matters2:28

The Short Window for Ischemic Stroke Treatment: Why Moving Fast Matters

The time that stroke symptoms begin is critical information for doctors.

The 3 Biggest Myths About Stroke, Debunked by a Neurologist1:34

The 3 Biggest Myths About Stroke, Debunked by a Neurologist

Your risk for stroke begins earlier than you think.

Stroke in Women: Why It’s Different + What You Need to Know1:43

Stroke in Women: Why It’s Different + What You Need to Know

Stroke is the third-leading cause of death in women.

What Is a Mini Stroke? The Silent Symptoms of a Transient Ischemic Attack1:32

What Is a Mini Stroke? The Silent Symptoms of a Transient Ischemic Attack

A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is anything but harmless.

Causes of Stroke in Young Adults—and Why It’s on the Rise2:11

Causes of Stroke in Young Adults—and Why It’s on the Rise

“Strokes can occur in anyone … at any age.”

How to Prevent a Stroke, According to a Neurologist2:17

How to Prevent a Stroke, According to a Neurologist

80% of strokes could have been prevented.

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