Neurology
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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Improving Patient Care Through Teamwork

Three of the scariest words you can hear as a parent are “Duchenne muscular dystrophy.” Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is... Read full post »

Kids and Treatment for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

From the age of five through adulthood, trauma is the leading cause of death, and many traumatic injuries involve brain... Read full post »

The Story Behind the Ranking: What It Means to Be Named One of America’s Top 10 Children’s Hospitals by US News and World Report

We work every day to provide the best possible care at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and our most important seal of... Read full post »

Migraine: More Than “Just a Headache”

Migraines seem to be the “Rodney Dangerfield” of medicine. They get no respect despite the fact they are one of... Read full post »

Epilepsy and Learning Disabilities: Helping Children at School

Epilepsy is not just about seizures. What many people don’t realize is that for some children with epilepsy, problems with... Read full post »
How Can I Detect Seizures in My Child When I’m not there?

Can I Detect Seizures in My Child When I’m Not There?

As a pediatric epilepsy specialist, one of the most common questions I get is whether parents can detect their child’s... Read full post »

Brachial Plexus: What You Need to Know About This Childbirth Complication

It is very rare for newborns to be injured during childbirth. However, each year during the delivery process, about one... Read full post »

Baby’s Head Shape: Should You Be Concerned?

Bringing a baby home from the hospital can be a scary time for a parent as they navigate the first... Read full post »