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Despite The Moive Lucy's Claims, We Use More Than 10% Of Our Brain
"Though an alluring idea, the '10 percent myth' is so wrong it is almost laughable, says neurologist Barry Gordon at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Son's clumsiness may have a physical cause
DEAR PARENT: One way to help your son would be to stop other family members from making fun of him and labeling him as a klutz.
Researchers identify potential biomarker for AD
Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine report variants in a new gene, PLXNA4, which may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease .
Cryptogenic Subtype Predicts Reduced Survival Among Cancer Patients...
From the Department of Neurology and Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute , Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; Department of Neurology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY ; and Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, ... (more)
Sprechen Sie Deutsch?
As a life-long benefit of your high school language requirement, surely you recognize the English version of one or more of these foreign questions: Sprechen Sie deutsch? ; Parlez-vous francais? ; and Habla usted espanol? .
University of Rochester
UR Medicine Opens Doors on New Neuromedicine ICU
UR Medicine today unveiled a new state-of-the-art unit dedicated to highly specialized care for people with serious and life-threatening neurological conditions, like strokes, seizures, brain and spinal tumors, and traumatic brain injury.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Slow Walking Speed and Memory Complaints Early Predictors of Dementia
A simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have any cognitive complaints can predict the likelihood of developing dementia, according to a new study.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Sand Trap
Goofy Rory video - Knee angle measurement in golf swing?
I gotta warn you all of the dangers involved in watching this video. This is serious business.
The Mental Illness Revolution Will Not Be Televised
In 1977, a prominent neurologist could seriously write : we "are talking about a veritable philosopher's stone-a group of substances that hold out the promise of alleviating, or even eliminating, such age-old medical bugaboos as pain, drug addiction , and, among other mental illnesses, schizophrenia ."
Neymar's brain is on autopilot while dancing past opponents: Study - Indiatalkies.com
Karachi, July 26: Brazilian striker Neymar's brain activity has suggested that he plays as if on autopilot as it is less than 10 percent the level of amateur players when de dances past his opponents, it has been revealed.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Slow exercise versus brisk walking gait: Delaying dementia with motion
Meadowhall mall in the United Kingdom has now decided to test out "fast" and "slow" lanes for its patrons.
Parkinson's disease could enhance creativity
Researchers compared the creativity levels of 27 Parkinson's patients with 27 healthy people of the same education level and age.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Ranking football-helmet safety
The new normal for high-school football season is concussion seminars and neurological baseline testing.
Intraventricular Thrombolysis in Intracerebral Hemorrhage Requiring...
Correspondence to Yogesh Moradiya, MD, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe St, Phipps 455, Baltimore, MD 21287-7840.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
A Simple Way To Reduce Stroke Risk: Take Your Pulse
An irregular heartbeat called atrial fibrillation is a big cause of stroke, especially for people who have recently had a stroke.
The Winnipeg Free Press
ABC presents back-to-back new episodes of this freshman drama series. Kelly Reilly stars as Dr. Catherine Black, a celebrated neurologist locked in an uphill battle with her own mental illness.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
UBM Medica US Launches NeurologyTimes.com
UBM Medica US today announced the launch of NeurologyTimes.com - a new online community and information resource for neurologists and other healthcare providers to help them better manage and treat their patients with neurological disorders .
Monitoring Pulse After Stroke May Prevent a Second Stroke
New research suggests that regularly monitoring your pulse after a stroke or the pulse of a loved one who has experienced a stroke may be a simple and effective first step in detecting irregular heartbeat, a major cause of having a second stroke.
When Wearable Tech Saves Your Life, You Won't Take It Off
A small cadre of companies has been furiously working to develop smaller, sleeker, more discreet devices that monitor health and wellness--in the form of temporary tattoos, band-aids, and ingestible pills.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Journal and Courier
Local medical institutions work for your healthLocal medical...
Local medical institutions work for your health Here is a list of the major medical institutions in the area.