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Brain Imaging Study Suggests That Loss Of Consciousness Is Related To The Malfunctioning Of Two Neural Circuits

Brain imaging study suggests that loss of consciousness is related to the malfunctioning of two neural circuits

A team of scientists recently aimed to better understand consciousness and its pathologies by studying the neural activity of patients with disorders of consciousness and healthy volunteers using brain imaging technology. They identified two crucial brain circuits implicated in consciousness. The results of the study have been published in Human Brain Mapping. Consciousness is a complex […]

New Study Finds More Effective Way To Coach And Inspire

New Study Finds More Effective Way To Coach And Inspire

What if there was a more effective way to coach and inspire your employees? Athletes? Students? Even your kids? A new study by a team of researchers from Case Western Reserve University suggests there is. Their newly published work used neuroimaging to peer into the brains of participants as they responded to two different styles […]

What is Alpha-gal Syndrome (AGS)?

alpha-gal syndrome

Alpha-gal syndrome (AGS) is a serious, potentially life-threatening allergic condition. AGS is also called alpha-gal allergy, red meat allergy, or tick bite meat allergy. AGS is not caused by an infection. AGS symptoms occur after people eat red meat or are exposed to other products containing alpha-gal. A CDC report showed that between 2010 and 2022, […]

Psychedelic Breakthrough: MDMA Revolutionizes PTSD Treatment


Psychedelic therapies, including the use of MDMA, are set to revolutionize psychiatric treatments, especially for those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The anticipation builds for the FDA’s approval of MDMA-assisted therapy for PTSD, which will mark a first for a psychedelic drug in mainstream medicine. MDMA’s potential extends to patients with multiple or treatment-resistant disorders, […]

Nanoplastic Ingestion Causes Neurological Deficits

Nanoplastic Ingestion Causes Neurological Deficits

Microplastics, or plastic particulates measuring less than five micrometers, are a growing environmental concern. These particulates disrupt reproduction, immune cell and microbiome composition in the gut, and neural and endocrine function in aquatic species and laboratory animals. Now, a new study published in Cell Reports suggests that the smaller the plastic, the greater the problem. According to Chao […]

5 Signs You Should See a Neurologist After a Work-Related Injury

Signs You Should See a Neurologist After a Work-Related Injury

How do you know when to see a neurologist after you’ve suffered a work-related injury? To be on the safe side, you should consult with a neurology expert as soon as possible after your accident or injury. At Medical Clinics of New York City, we have extensive experience treating patients with work-related injuries and worker’s comp […]

How a Neurologist Can Help After a Work-Related Accident in New York City

How a Neurologist Can Help After a Work-Related Accident in New York City

Unfortunately, over 4 million people suffered work-related injuries in 2021. Work-related accidents can occur for various reasons, but if you suffer a head injury. As a result, it’s crucial that you seek immediate medical attention.  Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can have severe consequences on your health and well-being. Without proper and timely treatment, you risk […]

What Is Long COVID? Understanding the Symptoms and Causes

What Is Long COVID

Schedule an appointment with our doctors in New York. Call 877-465-7360 for more information. Long COVID refers to prolonged symptoms of the COVID-19 virus persisting more than a few weeks after transmission. As of this writing, long COVID treatment strategies remain in their infancy. However, healthcare professionals can help alleviate some of the most common […]

Parkinson’s Researchers Discover Disease Biomarker in Key Breakthrough

Parkinson's disease

An international group of researchers has discovered a new tool that can reveal a key pathology of Parkinson’s disease in brain and body cells. The identification of the new biomarker, known as abnormal alpha-synuclein, opens a new chapter for research, according to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. The foundation led the coalition and its […]

Long COVID Hitting Some States, Minorities, Women Harder

Long Covid - Woman

More than 3 years into the COVID-19 pandemic, lasting symptoms are becoming quite common, with residents of certain states, women, Hispanic people, and transgender people more at risk, a new report shows. More than one in four adults sickened by the virus go on to have long COVID, according to a new report from the U.S. Census […]