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A head injury is a broad term that describes many injuries that occur to the scalp, skull, brain, and underlying tissue and blood vessels in the head. Head injuries are also commonly referred to as brain injury, or traumatic brain injury...
Nearly everyone has suffered from a headache. This article discusses several types of headache, how they are diagnosed and treated.
Herpes meningoencephalitis is an infection of the brain and the tissue that covers it with the herpes simplex virus.
HIV affects the brain and nervous system and can cause dementia.
Huntington disease is a brain disorder that can lead to emotional disturbances, loss of intellectual abilities, and uncontrolled movements.
A baby with hydrocephalus has extra fluid around the brain. This fluid is called cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Too much CSF can increase the pressure in your baby’s head. This causes the bones in your baby’s skull to expand and separate. ...