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Brain Hemorrhage

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

What Are the Causes of Femoral Nerve Damage?

The femoral nerve is located in the leg and is responsible for supplying sensation to the front of the thigh and the lower leg. If this nerve is damaged, it can result in a painful condition called femoral nerve dysfunction.

ADHD Treatment Side Effects

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of the side effects caused by ADHD medicines including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

These Are the Heroes!

One day, as a young adult, Debbie went to the doctor because a bright spot was blocking her vision. She was told that her eye had been burned from the sun's reflection off the hood of her car. Other strange symptoms began to occur. She would drop things unexpectedly or bump into the door jam be

Signs and Symptoms of Sciatic Nerve Compression

Sciatica causes pain and other unpleasant feelings in the legs.legs on beach image by Pavel Losevsky from Fotolia.comSciatic nerve compression is more commonly known as sciatica. It is a secondary condition, meaning that it is caused by another medical problem. Causes of sciatica may...

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.

Nervous System Facts

The nervous system is a bodily system made up of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, muscles, cells called neurons and other structures. In humans, the nervous system is essential to the body's mental and physical health, because it controls everyday functions in different parts of the body.

4 Neurology Studies to Know

Medscape speaks with a member of the AAN scientific committee about 4 exciting and ongoing studies which may influence the understanding and management of neurologic disease.

How to Relieve Carpal Tunnel Syndrome with Home Remedies

The carpel tunnel is a narrow opening composed of tendons that allow the median nerve to reach the hand. The median nerve gives feeling to all of the fingers except the pinky. The carpal tunnel protects the median nerve. If the tunnel swells, pressure is put on the median nerve and causes numbness

How to Deal With Sciatic Nerve Problems

The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in the human body. It runs from the spinal cord to the buttocks and hips, then down each leg. Sciatica is a symptom, not an actual ailment, according to the April, 2008 article "Sciatica" by the staff at Mayoclinic.com. It is often caused by a herniated disc

How to Not Miss Fibromyalgia

Dr. Charles Argoff discusses evolving diagnostic criteria for fibromyalgia: it's not all about tender points.