Wednesday
Duma News

Tips for Enhancing Recovery Post Brain Surgery

The steps needed to help you recover from surgery actually start as soon as you are diagnosed and not just after you wake in the hospital bed. Prior to surgery you should read as much as you can about what Read more

Wednesday
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What is the American Board of Neurological Surgery, and Why is it Important?

Have you ever left the mechanic feeling like you had no idea what was even fixed? Or paid for IT support, only to find yourself uneasy about the recommended updates or purchases your technician had offered. We have all been Read more

Sunday
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The Leading-Edge Pinpoint Radiation Technique

In the latter half of 2015, Dr. Chris Duma was featured on CBS News – Los Angeles when the station featured a couple – Cindy and Mark – two of Dr. Duma’s glioblastoma patients. Their story is particularly moving because the two Read more

Wednesday
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YOUR NEUROLOGIST CHEAT SHEET: HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OUT OF VISITING A NEUROLOGIST.

Hindsight is always 20/20 but when it comes to seeing a neurologist, foresight is vital. Time spent with the right neurologist can be the difference between relief and worry, prevention and treatment, and life and death. Here’s a quick cheat-sheet Read more

Saturday
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Music and the Mind: A Look at Notes and Neuro Health

Music is a powerful phenomena, capable of changing emotions, thoughts and behaviors. It’s rare to find somebody on this planet that doesn’t respond to Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, move to Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, or tear to Debussy’s Claire de Lune. But Read more

Wednesday
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Poliovirus and The Brain

At its peak in the 1940s and 1950s, poliomyelitis (also known as polio) would kill or paralyze 500,000 people every year. For over a thousand years this great virus survived as an endemic pathogen, requiring little attention and impacting society Read more

Tuesday
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Neurological Disorders on the Rise

The vast increase of neurological disorders is troubling. Hundreds of millions of people around the globe are burdened with neurological disorders, and this doesn’t take into account the masses of undiagnosed in rural and developing areas. Worldwide, there are currently Read more

Tuesday
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Headaches: When to See a Doctor

Headaches can be caused by a number of things, and the majority of time can be linked to non-serious sources like pulled or tensed muscles, sinus infections, or blood vessel swelling (like a migraine). While we’ve probably all had a Read more

Tuesday
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Is March Madness Affecting Your Brain?

You’ve probably been seeing the popular NCAA Basketball championship all over the media. This 68-team, history-rich tournament is a fan favorite for many things – the passion, the athleticism, the under-dog stories – but nothing speaks to march madness like Read more

Friday
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Reducing Your Risk of Stroke

According to recent statistics, nearly one in five American’s will have a stroke in his or her lifetime. Though strokes can effect anyone at any age, typically those who experience a stroke do so during their middle age or older Read more