Deep brain stimulation keeps amateur artist’s hands steady

March 20, 2024

  Sitting in a diner, John Lattimore straightens his arm and hand. Both are steady. Five years ago, that was not the case. Throughout his life, Lattimore has lived with essential tremors. The neurological condition he shares with his siblings includes shaking hands, arms, head, trunk and vocal cords. In 50%–70% of cases, it’s an […]







Yahoo! Finance: Thinning of brain region may signal dementia risk 5-10 years before symptoms

January 24, 2024

Claudia Satizabal, PhD, population health sciences and the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, and Sudha Seshadri, MD, neurology, director, of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases and senior investigator with the Framingham Heart Study, were quoted in this article.   Read More