Concussion is one of the most common injuries reported by athletes, with an estimated 3.8 million sports related concussions occurring in the United States every year. In high risk sports like football and soccer, an estimated 20 percent of players suffer a concussion,
The brain is an incredible organ filled with 100 billion neurons that seamlessly communicate, allowing you to complete tasks from breathing to critical problem solving. Amazingly, it only takes the brain around 1/10,000th of a second to identify a need and respond with the appropriate action.
We sat down with Dr. Marc Frost, Attending Neurologist and Director of the DENT Sleep Center, who shared his tips for achieving and maintaining healthy sleep habits. According to the Center for Disease Control, approximately 1 in 3 American adults aren’t getting enough sleep.
Fatigue is a common symptom in Multiple Sclerosis patients, affecting around 80 percent of the patient population. There are three main types of MS Fatigue, ranging from basic tiredness and the feeling of needing sleep, to cognitive fatigue, which can affect thinking,
Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, affecting one in every ten people over the age of 65. While some issues related to memory can be related to stress, exhaustion, or even hunger, it’s important to pay attention to your symptoms to ensure it’s not more serious.
We are proud to announce the launch of our new website.
As we celebrate the beginning of a New Year and look forward to new successes in 2018, it is also a special time to reminisce. Last year was extraordinary in many ways, as DENT professionals led the country in the introduction of breakthrough therapies for severe neurologic disorders such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS),
On Friday, August 11, DENT became the first site in the United States to administer the new FDA approved amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) specific treatment, Radicava. Radicava is the first ALS specific treatment in 22 years and gives new hope to ALS patients.