Kids and COVID

Kids and COVID

Why We Got the COVID-19 Vaccines by Sophia and Lola McVige We’ve heard a great deal about the COVID pandemic’s negative impact on kids, but I’m not sure people realize that these challenges continue. If you think you’re sick of COVID, think about what kids have been

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First Alzheimer’s Drug in 20 Years Now at DENT

First Alzheimer's Drug

First Alzheimer’s Drug in 20 Years DENT Patients Who Qualify Will Undergo Meticulous Screening By Annette Pinder Aducanumab is the first FDA-approved therapy for Alzheimer’s disease in 20 years, and DENT Neurologic Institute (DENT) is one of the first to administer it. However, eligibility to receive the

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Vertigo and Dizziness: My Own Personal Experience

vertigo

Are You Experiencing Vertigo and Dizziness? Don’t Wait Years to Get the Help You Need to Fix a Common Condition! by Annette Pinder Suddenly, I was waking up dizzy every day. You know how sometimes when you’re on an elevator, and it dips suddenly, making your stomach

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Concussion

By Annette Pinder The movie Concussion will be available at Amazon, Netflix and Redbox on March 15. It is a great movie – compelling and well-deserving of our attention. Concussion tells the story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, a forensic neuropathologist who discovers the first case of CTE

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Treating Concussions and Preventing Traumatic Brain Injuries

A Team Approach at DENT Neurologic Institute by Annette Pinder Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that occurs when the normal functioning ofthe brain is disrupted by a jolt or blow to the head. Though symptoms of a concussion can be subtle, common signs include headache, dizziness, sleep

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New Treatment for Depression: TMS

Depression is a devastating brain illness that affects millions of Americans, their families and even their employers. People with depression may exhibit such symptoms as problems with sleep, appetite, level of energy, and concentration. They may show a lack of motivation, unusual feelings of guilt, and experience

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Know About Mini-Strokes: It Can Save Your Life

By Annette Pinder Did you know the rate of stroke death in WNY is 23 percent higher than the national average, and 70% higher than the entire state of New York? That’s one reason Vernice E. Bates, M.D. and Fran M. Gengo, Pharm.D. at DENT Neurologic Institute

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New Breakthrough Treatment for Depression

by Annette Pinder   Depression is a devastating brain illness that affects millions of Americans, their families, and even their employers. People with depression may exhibit such symptoms as problems with sleep, appetite, level of energy, and concentration. They may show a lack of motivation, unusual feelings

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