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Neurological conditions can affect the brain, eyes or nervous system. Explore amnesia, Alzheimer's, comas and more.

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How to Talk to Family and Friends About Brain Conditions

When you are first diagnosed with a condition that affects your brain, you may go through a period of shock and surprise. Learn more about coping with a diagnosis that is associated with the brain in this article.


How Stuttering Works

 How Stuttering Works

Stuttering is linked to a disconnection between language processing and motor function, but its cause is still unknown. Learn more at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Foreign Accent Syndrome Works

 How Foreign Accent Syndrome Works

Are patients actually developing a foreign accent, or has something else gone haywire? Learn about foreign accent syndrome at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Motion Sickness Works

 How Motion Sickness Works

Although motion sickness is very common, scientists don't really know why we get it. Learn all about this condition at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Works

 How Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Works

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy can result from years of head injuries. Learn about this degenerative neurological disease at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 Rare Neurological Conditions

 5 Rare Neurological Conditions

Neurological conditions include Parkinson's disease, muscular dystrophy and cerebral palsy. But do you know the rare neurological conditions? Find out here. See more »

What exactly is amnesia?

 What exactly is amnesia?

What is amnesia? Usually we think of head trauma that causes people to forget who they are, but there are other forms of amnesia too. Learn more here. See more »

What is cerebral edema?

 What is cerebral edema?

Cerebral edema is a condition where the brain's water content increases, causing the pressure inside the skull to rise. Learn more about cerebral edema from this article. See more »

How can you have fun with epileptic children?

 How can you have fun with epileptic children?

Although epilepsy can make it difficult for kids to live a normal life, there are ways for them to overcome the physical challenges they face. You can learn more about how you can have fun with epileptic children by reading this article. See more »

The Ultimate Tourette Syndrome Quiz

 The Ultimate Tourette Syndrome Quiz

Tourette syndrome involves numerous verbal and physical tics. Take this quiz and learn about Tourette syndrome. See more »

What is landsickness?

 What is landsickness?

Landsickness is motion sickness anomaly -- a person with landsickness actually feels better while in motion. Learn more about landsickness. See more »