Driven to Distraction: Keeping Kids Safe In & Out of VehiclesWhen your child is riding as a passenger or behind the wheel, these important safety tips will get them where they are going, safely.
Headache DiaryUnderstanding the cause of headaches is the first step to preventing them. Print out this simple diary and keep track of your child’s headaches. Bring to your son or daughter’s next pediatrician appointment. PDF Reader Required.
Straight Talk: “Magic” Magec Rods Help Spine Curvatures in KidsAn innovative new approach is helping children with scoliosis, straightening their spines while limiting surgery.
When to Worry About Your Child’s WorryingKids today face many pressures and new statistics suggest nearly a quarter of kids ages 13-18 have mild to moderate anxiety. What are the early signs and what can parents do?
The Current Thinking on TonsillectomyIt’s the third most common operation performed on children in the US. But surgical removal of the tonsils isn’t always the best solution.
Screen Time: How Much is Too Much?It is the generation of mobile phones, online streaming and video games. But what is the impact of too much screen time on our teens? Floating Hospital experts weigh in.
Heads Up: Know The Signs Of ConcussionWhat physical injury sends more people to the doctor in Massachusetts than anywhere else in the country? New data from insurance claims and elsewhere suggests a surprising answer -- concussion.
Can a Protein Prevent Migraine?Early study results suggest biologics can stop migraine headaches before they start.
Time Is Brain: Recognize The Signs of a StrokeDr. Lester Leung. Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Tufts Medical Center offers tips on what one should do should they suffer a stroke.
A Stroke of Luck for PFO PatientsAt the age of 38 Michelle Cahill suffered a stroke.
When Stroke Strikes Early In LifeNew program helps young adult stroke survivors realize their life goals
Myths About DementiaNeurologist Tinatin Chabrashvili, MD, Director of the Dementia Clinic at Tufts Medical Center, dispels some of the common myths about the disease.
The Forgetting Years: Understanding Age-Related Memory LossThe Dementia Clinic at Tufts Medical Center helps families and referring physicians diagnose dementias, including the specific ones that a patient may be suffering from.
Living Life Without Seizures: The Latest in Epilepsy TreatmentsWhen medication fails to control seizures, there are newer options that are working for some patients.
Neurology, Illustrated: The Art and History of the Science of NeurologyWhat do writer Lewis Carroll, singer Bob Marley and patriot John Adams have in common? They all had brain disorders. Learn about the history of neurology through an innovative art exhibit on display now at Tufts Medical Center.