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Impact of hormones on neurological health and memory
July 12, 2024

The Impact of Hormone Imbalances on Neurological Health and Memory

by Zara Jethani

An imbalance in hormone levels can contribute to several neurological conditions, with memory loss being a prominent associated symptom. Learn more.

Vital 6 for brain health
July 5, 2024

Vital 6: Core Pillars for Brain Health

by PNI Experts

Optimize brain health with 6 cognitive wellness core pillars: sleep, stress management, nutrition, exercise, socialization, & cognitive training.

July 1, 2024

Brain Health Tips for 4th of July 

by PNI Experts

Learn how to protect your brain health when watching fireworks, enjoy foods cooked on the grill, and avoid undue stress if you have a neurodegenerative disease.

pickleball and brain health
June 28, 2024

Brain and Body Benefits of Pickball

by Guest Author

Playing pickleball provides many brain health and physical health benefits. Ryan Glatt, CPT, NBC-HWC, senior brain health coach and director of the FitBrain Program at Pacific Neuroscience Institute in Santa Monica, California, explains.

Taking on Acromegaly at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
June 25, 2024

Acromegaly 101: What To Know About Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

by Daniel F. Kelly

Learn about symptoms, diagnosis and treatments associated with acromegaly as well as its manifestations and optimal management of the disease.

June 20, 2024

Sniffing Out Solutions to Seasonal Allergies │ Michael Yong, MD

by Anthony Effinger

Allergic rhinitis, or hay fever, affects about 1 in 5 people, causing symptoms like congestion, sneezing, and a runny or stuffy nose due to allergens such as pollen and pet dander. Dr. Michael Yong, a board-certified otolaryngologist at PNI, specializes in minimally invasive treatments for nose, sinus, and skull base disorders. Over-the-counter medications often help, but Dr. Yong offers advanced procedures for more severe cases. Listen to the episode to learn about effective solutions for rhinitis.

Pulsatile Tinnitus
June 18, 2024

The Unwanted Beat of Pulsatile Tinnitus

by Zara Jethani

Learn about a less common form of tinnitus (ringing in the ear) known as pulsatile tinnitus which could indicate a serious underlying health issue.

June 12, 2024

Delving Into Cavernous Malformations

by Zara Jethani

Cavernous malformations (CMs), also known as cavernomas or cavernous angiomas, are clusters of abnormal, dilated blood vessels that can form in the brain, spinal cord, or other parts of the body. Learn more.

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June 7, 2024

That’s What Friends Are For

by PNI Experts

There are special days in the year allocated to acknowledging friendship: National Best Friend day (June 8, 2024) and National Friendship day (August 4, 2024). Friendship and socialization are important all year round. Dive in to learn more about how vital friends are.

Myasthenia Gravis
June 1, 2024

Unveiling Myasthenia Gravis: Top 6 Questions Answered

by Zara Jethani

June is Myasthenia Gravis awareness month. This rare, long-term condition results in approximately 36,000 to 60,000 cases in the United States. Myasthenia Gravis (MG) is a complex neuromuscular autoimmune disorder that causes weakness and fatigue in the voluntary muscles. Here, we aim to address the top questions surrounding Myasthenia Gravis.

Last updated: May 30th, 2024