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Nelotanserin for Potential Treatment of REM Sleep Behavior Disorder in DLB and PDD

Brief Description of the RVT‐102‐2002 Study Nelotanserin for Potential Treatment of REM Sleep Behavior Disorder in DLB and PDD An estimated 80% of people with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) and 60% of people with Parkinson’s disease experience REM sleep

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Headache Trials at the RNI

Headaches, particularly migraine headaches, are a major source of misery and disability in our country.  They cost employers and insurers literally hundreds of millions of dollars every year in the US alone. We at the RNI have always tried to

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Role of Hypermobility in Headache and Migraine

A study by the researchers at RNI has been accepted for presentaion at the annual American Headache Society in Boston in June. The authors of the paper are James Barnett, Vernon Rowe, John Hunter, Elizabeth Rowe, Doug Schell, Arlene O’Shea,

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Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Trial Enrolling Now-Call 913-749-0052

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Fibromyalgia, Is it Real?

Fibromyalgia. Is it real? Maybe. The symptoms are real, but many “fibromyalgia” clinics do patients a disservice by handing out anti-inflammatory drugs and antidepressants without first attempting to determine the real cause of the symptoms. I have been a neurologist

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RNI is Enrolling for Alzheimer’s studies shown on PBS

Rowe Neurology Institute is currently enrolling patients for both of the promising new experimental drugs for Alzheimer’s disease that are discussed on PBS. On Wednesday April 13 PBS showed an excellent documentary “Can Alheimer’s be Stopped?” about research on Alheimer’s

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Sleep Apnea Can Cause Headache and Pinched Nerve Neck Pain

Got migraines? Your sleep apnea may be to blame! Sleep apnea can cause headache and pinched nerve neck pain, or cervical radiculopathy, as recently reported by RNI researchers at several professional meetings. Kansas City Neurologists at the Rowe Neurology Institute

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Spells Seizures and TIA’s

Spells seizures and TIA’s are transient changes in the function of the central nervous system. These transient disturbances all have their diagnostic codes. What I usually tell patients is that the temporary symptom spells seizures, or TIA’s they’ve had is

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MS Clinical Trials — Value for All Patients

MS Clinical Trials–By Vernon Rowe, Doug Schell, Arlene O’Shea, Liegh Kreishel, LeAnn Cannon, Shannon Cone, John Hunter MS Clinical Trials are an extremely important part of our MS center at the RNI, one of the major MS centers in the

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How To Handle a Sports Concussion: A Neurologist’s Persepective

Love them or hate them, sports are everywhere. Youth, high school, college, recreational, professional — in the US there is no shortage of ways to play. Participating in a sports league yields many benefits such as an improved fitness and

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