| Jan 10, 2011
| 10:30 AM
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Doctors are breathing a sigh of relief as Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords reaches a second day since her surgery without increased swelling in her brain.
Neurosurgeon Dr. Michael Lemole of Tucson's University Medical Center...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 2:48 PM
Traumatic brain injury. When congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords got shot -- the bullet went through the back of her head and exited the front. How might that impact her recovery, and what are doctors doing now to limit the damage?
Dr. Ramsis Ghaly,...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 1:28 PM
On Friday, Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was moved to a rehabilitation center in Houston, where she'll embark on her next phase of recovery after she was shot in the head Jan. 8.
There, a team will develop an individualized plan of achieveable goals,...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 5:04 PM
It probably wasn't the warm and fuzzy message I suspect most of the full-house crowd at this year's 20th annual Arthur "Pappy" Kennedy Prayer Breakfast expected. But given the urgency, Benjamin Carson Sr. hadn't come all the way from Baltimore to pull...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 8:05 PM
The best things Officer Moore has going for him are his age and good health. That’s at least according to a neurosurgeon at IU Health Methodist Hospital.
“You'll be amazed at how resilient the brain can be especially when the patient is...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 1:42 PM
Christopher Reeve believed it would save his life. Ethical debate has kept it on the back burner. But now a revolutionary new study using stem cells for spinal cord injuries.
David Stukenborg: "This is the hardest work I have ever done in my life....
| Jul 14, 2011
| 6:47 AM
Part attitude and part miracle of modern medicine: Paul Sullivan man was told by doctors that he would never walk again. This week he walked into Memorial hospital to share his story with us. He is a walking testament to sheer determination and modern...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Sentara has unveiled the Sentara Neurosciences Institute. A team of dedicated specialists including neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and neuropsychologists collaborate to care for patients in over 11 subspecialties.
| Aug 26, 2011
It can take years for people with cerebral palsy, autism, schizophrenia or Down syndrome to find trusted physicians to oversee their health. Now, families and advocates say, those medical relationships are being threatened as Illinois rolls out a new...
| Nov 23, 2011
Doctors long have cautioned patients about the consequences of uncontrolled high blood pressure, including heart attacks, strokes and kidney failure.
Now they can add cognitive decline to that list, after researchers discovered that patients with high...
| Oct 1, 2011
Here's a Hollywood pitch for you: Leading U.S. neurosurgeon started life as a struggling Mexican boy who made it from illegal-immigrant California farmworker to Harvard Med. Not buying it? You should. Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa was that kid and is that...