The nervous system is one of the most complex systems of the body. When there is a problem with the nervous system, it may affect various functions in body and can greatly range in severity. Some examples of neurological disorders and diseases are:

  • Cerebrovascular diseases, such as stroke
  • Demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system, such as Multiple
  • Sclerosis (MS)
  • Headache or migraine disorders
  • Infections of the brain and peripheral nervous system
  • Movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease
  • Neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s disease)
  • Seizure disorders, such as Epilepsy
  • Spinal cord disorders
  • Speech and language disorders


Neurology is the branch of medicine specializing in the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and disorders of the nervous system, which includes the brain, spinal cord, and nerves.



Possible Signs & Symptoms

  • Chronic or severe headaches
  • Chronic pain
  • Dizziness
  • Numbness or tingling
  • Movement problems
  • Memory problems or confusion

Causess & Risk Factors

The exact cause of neurology diseases are unknown, with research being conducted to further explore possible causes relating to:

  • Age
  • Environmental Factors
  • Family history
  • Genetics
  • Geography

Treatments, Management, & Support

Treatments and management depend and differ on each individual. Speak with your doctor for treatment options.