Wordle, the beloved online word game, is played by millions of people daily. Games like this one that stimulate the brain are beneficial to our cognitive health in several ways.
An acquired neurological condition, aphasia is a disorder that affects the parts of the brain associated with communication. Isabel Baldwin, a speech language pathologist, explains.
When a person’s heart stops pumping blood throughout their body, using CPR to restore that blood flow is critical to limiting damage to their brain. John Burke, MD, explains how “time is brain.”
A rare neurological disorder affecting fewer than 5,000 people in the United States, stiff-person syndrome is gaining international attention following the diagnosis of singer Celine Dion.
Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects about one million people living in the U.S. These are some of the early signals a person could be living with it.
Being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease can be overwhelming. Rochester Regional Health forms communities for patients & their loved ones to support one another.
Spinal stenosis occurs when the spinal canal narrows and often causes back or nerve-related pain. Learn the symptoms and treatment from an orthopaedic spine surgeon.
Spinal discs play an important role in the back—but they can become damaged. Here are five things you should know about herniated discs.
Strokes can happen quickly and usually without warning. Dr. Christopher Deline, System Stroke Medical Director, discusses the key steps to take if you think you or someone else may be having a stroke.
Feeling anxious or uneasy about returning to normal as the pandemic ends? Dr. Garry Spink of Rochester Regional Health provides 3 tips to help cope.
Neurologist Dr. Davila-Martinez explains what to know about epilepsy and how it can be treated.
Knowing your blood pressure and cholesterol levels is important when it comes to keeping your body healthy – especially your heart. Gaurav Sharma, MD, explains what to know about both levels.
A meta-analysis of 12 studies around the world found pregnant women infected with COVID-19 are significantly more likely to have poor health outcomes – including a higher risk of death.
COVID-19 information for the Greater Rochester and Finger Lakes region, including current COVID cases, positivity and hospitalization rates, and guidance about COVID vaccines and boosters