This Review from Neurodegenerative Disease Management explores light therapy for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and how to maximize treatment impact.
In this edition of our new column, #NCintroduces, Tom Naughton (UCL Cancer Institute) introduces the complex world of chronobiology and circadian rhythms.
James Coffman responds to questions from our recent webinar, ‘How chronic stress experienced during early development epigenetically programs adult disease risk’.
In circadian rhythm sleep–wake disorders precision medicine is less developed than in other medical disciplines mainly because homeostatic sleep and circadian timing have a very complex phenotype with multiple genetic regulation mechanisms.
Lauren Pulling highlights some of the key trending topics in neurology and neuroscience from 2016, as well as the top read articles of the year – take a look and let us know your thoughts.
This article explores the role of sleep as a pathological mechanism to fibromyalgia and the currently available pharmacological treatments for improving sleep in fibromyalgia.
Chronic lack of sleep or irregular sleep-wake cycles have been implicated as potentially key factors in the development of idiopathic Parkinson’s disease.
Differences in the levels of neurotransmitters GABA and glutamate have been observed in patients with obstructive sleep apnea compared with healthy controls.
Brain autopsies of elderly individuals indicate potential link between sleep fragmentation and arteriosclerosis and minor infarcts.