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The World Federation of Neurology has declared today #WorldBrainDay. We salute all those who devote their lives to research. Here’s a study presented at the AAN Annual Meeting this year: Exercise May Slow Brain Aging by 10 Years for Older People.
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, March 23, 2016. Exercise May Slow Brain Aging by 10 Years for Older People. MINNEAPOLIS – Exercise in older people is associated with a slower rate of decline in thinking skills that occurs with aging. People who reported light to no exercise experienced a ...
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New Study: Does Hormone Therapy After Menopause Affect Memory?
EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4 PM ET, July 18, 2016. Does Hormone Therapy After Menopause Affect Memory? MINNEAPOLIS – Contrary to popular belief, taking estrogen after menopause may not affect the memory and thinking abilities of healthy women no matter when the treatment is started.
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New Study: Alzheimer’s Gene May Show Effects on Brain Starting in Childhood
Changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease can be seen as early as childhood in people with a heightened genetic risk, according to a study published in the journal Neurology.
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Listen to Dr. Joseph Sirven and Dr. David Spencer talk about the AAN’s new patient and caregiver book, Navigating Life with Epilepsy. http://bit.ly/29RjEJW
Find out about a new book that helps adolescents and adults take on the challenges of navigating life with epilepsy by reading the stories of others who have dealt with the condition.
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Thank you to all attendees of the Sports Concussion Conference. You made #AANSCC a great event! See you all next year!
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Don’t miss the #AANSCC poster sessions showcasing the latest sports concussion science today between 5:30 and 7:00 in Salon D.
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AAN Members: Have you joined neurology’s global conversation? Learn more about Synapse! https://www.aan.com/synapse
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Apply to join the elite Fellow (FAAN) member circle or nominate a peer today!
Become a Fellow (FAAN). Consider elevating your member status to Fellow, the AAN's esteemed category of membership. Fellow status acknowledges exemplary work and achievements in the neurosciences, the clinical practice of neurology or academic/administrative neurology, in the AAN, ...
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Choosing a Career Track Video #4: Hear from AAN member Ralph F. Józefowicz, MD, FAAN, on his career path in Neurology. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_w7wt0d9CY
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New Capitol Hill Report: Regulatory Advocacy Produces Major Victories in Proposed Fee Schedule and Meaningful Use Reporting Period
Capitol Hill Report: Regulatory Advocacy Produces Major Victories in Proposed Fee Schedule and Meaningful Use Reporting Period. July 11, 2016. By Daniel Spirn, Regulatory Counsel. CMS Releases Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule with Major Victories for Neurology On July 7, the Centers for Medicare ...
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Looking forward to another great day of science at #AANSCC!
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New Study: Athletes May Have White Matter Brain Changes Six Months After a Concussion
Scans find lingering damage in white matter even when high school and college football players feel they’ve recovered from their injury.
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Tel: (800) 879-1960 or (612) 928-6000 (International)
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The American Academy of Neurology is the world's largest international professional association of more than 28,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals.
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To promote the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care and enhance member career satisfaction.
 
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The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) is the world's largest international professional association of more than 30,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals dedicated to promoting the highest quality patient-centered neurologic care. Learn more at http://www.aan.com/
 
PUBLICATIONS
Neurology®, the medical journal for the American Academy of Neurology: http://www.neurology.org/

Neurology Today®, updates in clinical, research, policy, practice, and more: http://www.neurotodayonline.com/

AANnews®, newsletter for members: http://www.aan.com/go/elibrary/aannews

Neurology Now®, magazine for patients and caregivers:
http://www.neurologynow.com/

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology®
NeuroSAE™
Virtual Annual Meeting
Regional Conferences
http://www.aan.com/go/education/cme/aan

PRACTICE
AAN Practice Guidelines
Practice Management Tools
http://www.aan.com/go/practice/guidelines

ADVOCACY
VOCUS: contact your congress person
Neurology on the Hill
Donald M. Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum
AAN Position Statements
Capitol Hill Reports
http://www.aan.com/go/advocacy

AAN STORE
Shop online for neurology products and tools: http://www.aan.com/store

PATIENTS
Website for Patients & Caregivers: http://www.aan.com/patients
Patient Education Videos: http://youtube.com/AANchannel

AMERICAN BRAIN FOUNDATION
http://www.CureBrainDisease.org/

NEURO FILM FESTIVAL
http://www.NeuroFilmFestival.com/

BRAIN HEALTH FAIR
http://www.BrainHealthFair.com/

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