The cerebral white matter constitutes approximately onehalf

the volume of the human brain. White matter establishes anatomic connectivity between cortical and subcortical gray matter regions within and between the hemispheres, and it enables more efficient neuronal transmission and cerebral function. Disorders of the cerebral white matter comprise a diverse group of neuropathologic conditions, of which multiple sclerosis is the best known. Neurologic dysfunction is well-known to be associated with these disorders, and neurobehavioral syndromes including dementia are also being increasingly recognized. Recognition of these clinical phenomena represents an opportunity to improve the care of individuals with these disorders and to expand our understanding of the human brain.

Breaking Bulimia

Breaking Bulimia

We have all been there: turning to the refrigerator if feeling lonely or bored or indulging in seconds or thirds if strained. But if you suffer from bulimia, the from time to time urge to overeat is more like an obsession.

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