Dr. Mark Green, MD

Bio

Specialties:

  • neurology

Affiliation:

  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Location:

  • New York, NY

Group Memberships:

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, Jan. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Young women who regularly exercise may have more oxygen circulating in their brains -- and possibly sharper minds, a small study suggests.

    The findings, from a study of 52 healthy young women, don't prove that exercise makes you smarter, researche...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pharmacology:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The risk for developing a rare form of brain cancer known as glioma appears to go up with long-term use of hormonal contraceptives such as the Pill, new Danish research suggests.

    Women under 50 with a glioma "were 90 percent more likely to have ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Age-related blood vessel leaks in the brain may contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia, according to a new study.

    The findings suggest it may be possible to use brain scans to detect such leaks and rep...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A therapy that uses patients' own primitive blood cells may be able to reverse some of the effects of multiple sclerosis, a preliminary study suggests.

    The findings, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association, had...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    MONDAY, Jan. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with autism may have brain connections that are uniquely their own, a new study suggests.

    Previous research has found either over- or under-synchronization between different areas of the brains of people with auti...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Got your heart set on a career as a detective? Here's a clue that may help you crack that first big case.

    A new study suggests that asking eyewitnesses to close their eyes when trying to recall events may boost their memories.

    The study ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly one in five adults with epilepsy also has symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study finds.

    Researchers surveyed almost 1,400 adult epilepsy patients across the United States. They found that more than 18 pe...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Placing stents in the neck arteries, to prop them open and help prevent strokes, may be too risky for older, sicker patients, a new study suggests.

    In fact, almost a third of Medicare patients who had stents placed in their neck (carotid) arter...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    MONDAY, Jan. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The mind can play a key role in maintaining muscle strength in limbs that are placed in a cast for a prolonged period of time, a new study suggests.

    The researchers said mental imagery might help reduce the muscle loss associated with this type of...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Consuming a synthetic oil may help normalize brain metabolism of people with the incurable, inherited brain disorder known as Huntington's disease, a small new study suggests.

    Daily doses of a triglyceride oil called triheptanoin -- which 10 Hunt...Full Article

  • Mark Green, MD - New York, NY - Neurology
    Many of the structures around the brain and neck are sensitive to pain and various abnormalities can cause them to hurt.  Interestingly, the brain is not sensitive to pain.  The pain experienced with headache is shaped by which of these many sensitive structures are activated.
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  • Mark Green, MD - New York, NY - Neurology
    Migraines can be a progressive disorder and worsen with time. The more hours, days and years the child experiences headaches, the bigger the risk. A child with headaches starting at age 10 has many years ahead to manage migraines; however, if migraines are recognized and treated, this progression...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    MONDAY, Dec. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental therapy that kills off and then "resets" the immune system has given three years of remission to a small group of multiple sclerosis patients, researchers say.

    About eight in 10 patients given this treatment had no new adverse even...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    FRIDAY, Dec. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who use methamphetamine have a greatly increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease, a new study warns.

    Researchers analyzed the medical records of more than 40,000 people in Utah. About 5,000 of that group were methamphetamine -- or "m...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    WEDNESDAY, Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who experienced childhood abuse or neglect have a higher risk of migraine headaches, suggests a study published online Dec. 24 in the journal Neurology.

    "Childhood maltreatment can have long-lasting effects, like associated medica...Full Article