Nervous system diseases
Find out more about specific nervous system diseases, including signs and symptoms of particular conditions, how they are diagnosed and where to go for support.
Motor neurone disease (MND)
Motor neurone disease is a condition that causes weakness in the muscles, leading eventually to paralysis. Learn about the symptoms and diagnosis.
The neuromuscular system includes all the muscles in the body and the nerves serving them. Learn more about how it works and related diseases.
Your nervous system controls much of what your body does including walking, speaking and other activities. Learn more about how it works.
Links to trusted information about psychosomatic disorders.
Links to trusted information about speech problems.
Trusted information about memory disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on memory loss and amnesia.
Information about movement disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on neurological conditions and dystonia.
A healthy brain is quick and efficient. Problems like inflammation, loss of brain cells, tumours, trauma and age-related diseases can change that. Learn more.
Dementia affects a person’s thinking, behaviour and ability to perform everyday tasks. Learn about causes, symptoms, treatments, support and prevention.