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Nervous system diseases

Problems of the nervous system include Alzheimer's, Bell's palsy, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, neurofibromatosis, Parkinson's, sciatica, shingles and stroke.

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Nervous system

Your nervous system controls much of what your body does including walking, speaking and other activities. Learn more about how it works and related conditions.

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Neuromuscular system

The neuromuscular system includes all the muscles in the body and the nerves serving them. Learn more about how it works and related diseases.

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Peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy can cause pain, numbness or tingling in the arms and legs because of damage to the nerves that carry signals from the body to the brain.

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Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis is a relatively common genetic condition. It's not yet curable, but it is manageable. Find out more by reading our trusted partner pages.

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Tuberous sclerosis

Tuberous sclerosis affects parts of the body, behaviour and thinking. If you notice symptoms you should see a doctor, but there are ways to manage the disease.

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Rabies

Trusted information about rabies from leading Australian health organisations, including links to lyssavirus.

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Huntington’s disease

Huntington's disease is an inherited condition that affects the nervous system and worsens over time. Learn more about its symptoms and diagnosis.

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Overview of autoimmune diseases

Autoimmune diseases occur when the immune system attacks its own body. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of types such as Coeliac disease and lupus.

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Multiple sclerosis (MS)

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system. Learn more about the types and diagnosis of MS.

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Links to trusted information about creutzfeldt Jakob disease.

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