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Brain diseases

The brain is a control centre of the body, responsible for intelligence, speech, movement, and regulation of organs. A healthy brain is quick and efficient.
Problems like inflammation, loss of brain cells (stroke), brain tumours, trauma and age-related diseases, like Alzheimer's, interfere with normal function. Follow the links below to find trusted information about brain diseases.

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Migraine tools - Headache Australia

Migraine tools Do I suffer from migraines? 10-second test Is preventive treatment right for me? Headache diary Nerve Stimulator devices

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Headache & Migraine Diaries - Headache Australia

Some useful tools for you to use to manage your headaches and migraines are below: Chronic Headache & Migraine Diaries for: Women Men Children 2015 Headache Diary Helping Your Doctor Treat Your Headache: Questions to consider

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Headache and Pain Clinics - Headache Australia

Headache and pain clinics are normally located at major hospitals and may be conducted by specialist doctors or multidisciplinary teams taking a holistic approach to treatment. A referral from a general practitioner is generally required. ACT Pain Management UnitBuilding 8, Canberra HospitalYamba DriveGarran, ACT 2605 (02) 6244-3055 NEW SOUTH WALES The Combined Neurology... Read more

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Intracranial Hypertension - Brain Foundation

Intracranial Hypertension Description Read more at Headache Australia (a division of Brain Foundation) Further Information and Support Click here for the latest Australian research papers on Intracranial Hypertension AustralianIntracaranial Hypertension www.ih-australia.com.auIntracranial Hypertension Australia (IHA) is a non-profit health promotion organisation whose goal is to provide information and support to patients, their families and... Read more

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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH) - Headache Australia

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Brain Foundation | Gaucher Disease

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Brain Foundation | Parkinson's Disease

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Brain Foundation | Huntington's Disease

Huntington's Disease is an inherited disease of the brain that affects the nervous system

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Brain Foundation | Alzheimers Disease

Alzheimer's Disease is a form of dementia — a neurodegenerative disease that damages the brain's intellectual functions (memory, orientation, calculation, etc.), but usually preserves its motor functions.

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Brain Foundation | Menieres Disease

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