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Clovis West Nile virus survivor opens Fresno Fit Body Boot Camp | The Fresno Bee

Clovis West Nile virus survivor opens Fresno Fit Body Boot Camp | The Fresno Bee | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Michael Rodriguez of Clovis, CA nearly died after a mosquito infected with West Nile virus bit him in 2014. The former bodybuilder and operating room consultant went from near-paralysis to opening a gym, Fit Body Boot Camp, in Fresno this summer.
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Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatments — Bloodworks Lab Inc. | Repro-Immuno, Chemistry & Hematology tests

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatments — Bloodworks Lab Inc. | Repro-Immuno, Chemistry & Hematology tests | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis is an autoimmune condition resulting in the inflammation of the brain tissue. Symptoms would be flu-like illness, cognitive abnormalities, seizures, movement disorders, autonomic abnormalities, and tumors.
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Autoimmune Encephalitis: The bridge between Neurology and Psychiatry

Autoimmune Encephalitis: The bridge between Neurology and Psychiatry | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
The AE Alliance is excited to announce a groundbreaking symposium titled: “Autoimmune Encephalitis: A Bridge Between Neurology and Psychiatry.” HESA (Hashimoto’s Encephalopathy SREAT Alliance) is the initiator and lead organizer of this symposium to be held on April 6, 2019 at Weill Cornell...
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PANDAS: Why doctors disagree about link between strep and psychiatric illness in kids | CTV News

A Canadian pediatrician is calling on the medical community to acknowledge the existence of a rare and controversial condition known as PANDAS that is believed to cause a child’s behaviour to change almost overnight after they have had a strep infection.
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Harris County man dies of West Nile

Harris County man dies of West Nile | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
A southwest Harris County man has died of complications from the West Nile virus, local public health officials reported Thursday, the first death from the mosquito-borne disease in Texas this year.
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My Missing Mind

My Missing Mind | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
True story about a young man's journey to recovery from a rare neurological disorder. | Check out 'My Missing Mind' on Indiegogo.
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NMDAR antibody encephalitis and novel diagnostic markers

NMDAR antibody encephalitis and novel diagnostic markers | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Mater's Neurosciences Unit are investigating novel diagnostic markers for autoimmune encephalitis...
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My Missing Mind

My Missing Mind | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
True story about a young man's journey to recovery from a rare neurological disorder. | Check out 'My Missing Mind' on Indiegogo.
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Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and nonencephalitic HSV-1 infection

Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and nonencephalitic HSV-1 infection | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Objective To determine whether there is an association between nonencephalitic herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) infection and anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis (anti-NMDARE).

Methods Antibody testing was performed using samples from 2 cohorts in a case-control observational study.
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Anti-NMDAR encephalitis as a serious adverse event probably related to yellow fever vaccination.

Anti-NMDAR encephalitis as a serious adverse event probably related to yellow fever vaccination. | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
We present a case of a 17-year-old female with anti-NMDAR encephalitis probably associated with vaccination against yellow fever. Her symptoms occurred 27 days ...
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New Canadian Study outlines relative risk of long-term cognitive impairment in patients recovering from Autoimmune Encephalitis

New Canadian Study outlines relative risk of long-term cognitive impairment in patients recovering from Autoimmune Encephalitis | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
A new Canadian study has evaluated cognitive impairment in a series of patients with autoimmune encephalitis. This study shows that over 50% of patients exhibit ...Read More...
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NMDA Receptor Autoantibodies in Autoimmune Encephalitis Cause a Subunit-Specific Nanoscale Redistribution of NMDA Receptors

NMDA Receptor Autoantibodies in Autoimmune Encephalitis Cause a Subunit-Specific Nanoscale Redistribution of NMDA Receptors | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Ladépêche et al. visualize NMDAR nano-organization in a model of NMDAR encephalitis.
NMDARs organize in nano-objects, which show a time-dependent and subunit-specific
change in their size and content upon patients’ antibody treatment.
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BRAIN ON FIRE Trailer (2018) American-Canadian-Irish biographical Netflix drama

Brain on Fire is a 2016 American-Canadian-Irish biographical drama film directed and written by Gerard Barrett, based on Susannah Cahalan's memoir Brain on F...
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CDC: West Nile Toll Now 5,054 Cases, 228 Deaths

CDC: West Nile Toll Now 5,054 Cases, 228 Deaths | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
This year's West Nile virus outbreak has now reached 5,054 cases, including 228 deaths, U.S. health officials reported Wednesday.
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Here's the latest news from the Foundation - 10/22/2018

Here's the latest news from the Foundation - 10/22/2018 | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Autoimmune Encephalitis: The Bridge between Neurology and Psychiatry, 6 April 2019, Weill Cornell Medical School, NYC, NY. The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce its collaboration with the Hashimoto’s Encephalopothy SREAT Alliance (HESA), in the organization of a medical ... Read More The post Autoimmune Encephalitis: The Bridge between Neurology and Psychiatry, 6 April 2019, Weill Cornell Medical School, NYC, NY. appeared first on The Anti NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Inc..
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West Nile Cases Continue to Climb, CDC Says

West Nile Cases Continue to Climb, CDC Says | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
The number of new West Nile virus cases continued to rise in the past week, and the death toll now stands at 163, up from 147 last week, U.S. health officials reported Wednesday.
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West Nile Outbreak on Track to be Worst Ever

West Nile Outbreak on Track to be Worst Ever | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
West Nile virus now has killed 47 people and infected an estimated 95,000 in 38 states in what is almost certain to be the worst West Nile outbreak since the virus hit the U.S. in 1999.
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North Carolina mother warning after mosquito bite sends 6-year-old son to ICU | Boston 25 News

North Carolina mother warning after mosquito bite sends 6-year-old son to ICU | Boston 25 News | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
A 6-year-old North Carolina boy is in the intensive care unit after getting infected with a rare mosquito-borne illness.
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6-Year-Old Boy Suffers Seizure and Brain Swelling After Mosquito Bite

6-Year-Old Boy Suffers Seizure and Brain Swelling After Mosquito Bite | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
A North Carolina mother is warning parents about the danger of mosquito bites after her son contracted a rare disease known as La Crosse encephalitis.
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Paper released on diagnosis and treatment

Paper released on diagnosis and treatment | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Two physicians from the Mayo Clinic have just published a paper for clinicians discussing the diagnostic testing available for the many autoimmune neurological illnesses including AE and its various forms. They also included treatment approaches used by their institution and many others. A few highlights include: These disorders often develop rather quickly and produce many …
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Sick refugee toddler to be flown to Australia for treatment

Sick refugee toddler to be flown to Australia for treatment | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
A refugee girl with swelling of the brain will be flown to Australia from Papua New Guinea for tests and treatment after lawyers took action on her behalf.
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Texas Children's Hospital in Houston to host an Autoimmune Encephalitis (AE) Family Day of Hope, July 28, 2018 - The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Inc. The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephali...

Texas Children's Hospital in Houston to host an Autoimmune Encephalitis (AE) Family Day of Hope, July 28, 2018 - The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Inc. The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephali... | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
The Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston is pleased to host an AE Family Day of Hope on Saturday, 28 July 2018. Details concerning the location ... Read More
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Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Newsletter

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Newsletter | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Long-Term Cognitive Outcomes in Patients with Autoimmune Encephalitis | Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences From...
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West Nile Encephalitis —

West Nile Encephalitis — | Encephalitis | Scoop.it
Encephalitis Global is a USA non profit organization sharing information
and support between encephalitis survivors, caregivers and people who want
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