What Does the Future Hold for Alzheimer's Patients? Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels

Treating Alzheimer’s: 6 Exciting Areas on the Cutting-Edge of Alzheimer’s Research

There are few things more devastating than Alzheimer’s disease. This brain disorder—which slowly destroys a person’s ability to remember even the most important details or […]

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Spinal Muscular Atrophy: The Genetic Neuromuscular Condition You've Probably Never Heard Of

Spinal Muscular Atrophy: The Genetic Neuromuscular Condition You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

What is Spinal Muscular Atrophy? Spinal muscular atrophy is a genetic neuromuscular disorder affecting both the peripheral and central nervous systems,  as well as skeletal […]

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Students Return to School After Quarantine. Photo by Julian Wan on Unsplash

Mathematics & Mental Health: How Are Our Children Coping with Returning to School in the Age of Coronavirus?

Sanitizer, medical masks, and…colored pencils? As the summer heat starts to wind down and schools begin to open up and air out the classrooms after […]

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Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Guillain-Barré Syndrome

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Guillain-Barré Syndrome

It starts in your feet—the numbness and tingling reverberating throughout your extremities. Eventually, you cannot move. You are paralyzed. Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is a serious […]

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ADHD Kids at Home

ADHD at Home: 6 Easy Things to Try if Your Kid Just Can’t Sit Still

Crazy kids running around like wild animals; terrible students who continuously disrupt the classroom; Daydreaming, lazy teenagers who can stop tapping their pen while trying […]

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are breastfed babies smarter

Breastfeeding and cognitive development: Are breastfed babies smarter?

Breastfeeding has numerous undisputed benefits for mothers and babies alike. But when it comes to the impact of breastfeeding on the baby’s cognitive development, researchers […]

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Dysgraphia vs. Dyslexia: 5 Key Facts About These Learning Difficulties for Reading and Writing

Dysgraphia vs. Dyslexia: 5 Key Facts About These Learning Difficulties for Reading and Writing

Children are incredible things. Watching a child grow and develop and learn is one of the greatest experiences in the world. But as anyone who […]

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What is Binge Eating Disorder? 19 Signs & Symptoms For This Dangerous Condition

What is Binge Eating Disorder? 19 Signs & Symptoms For This Dangerous Condition

Adequate nutrition is necessary for survival. Food is ingrained into every facet of life. It’s present during celebrations, it bonds families, and helps express culture. […]

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Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Guillain-Barré Syndrome

A Picture of (Brain) Health: Powerful Brain Scans and Assessment Batteries We Use to Understand Our Most Complex Organ

The human brain is an incredibly complex feat of nature. Capable of creating complex social structures, languages, culture, art, and science. Our brains allow us […]

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Healthy Food, Healthy Brain: Exploring the Link Between Healthy Eating and Brain Health.

Healthy Food, Healthy Brain: Exploring the Link Between Healthy Eating and Brain Health.

The human brain is a marvel of evolution, capable of creating breathtaking works of art and music, developing complex systems of culture, language, and society, […]

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bipolar disorder in children - symptoms causes and treatment

Bipolar disorder in children: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Every parent knows that children’s mood changes can be unpredictable. One moment, they seem calm and happy and the next moment they’re throwing a tantrum. […]

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Stress Eating: Why We Sometimes Eat More When We're Stressed and What to Do About It.

Stress Eating: Why We Sometimes Eat More When We’re Stressed and What to Do About It.

for some people, stress eating can become their go-to mechanism for managing stress, which can lead to adverse health outcomes.

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mixed dementia - how does it progress

Mixed dementia: What is it, and how does it progress?

Dementia is a progressive decline of mental abilities, including memory loss, personality changes, difficulty processing thoughts and speech and language problems. When 2 or more […]

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Parkinson's Causes: Learn everything you need to know

Parkinson’s Causes: Learn everything you need to know

Parkinson’s Causes. Neurotransmitters like dopamine are the body’s chemical messengers. They send signals between neurons (i.e. nerve cells) to assist with nearly all physical and […]

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Stay Focused: Simple Ways to Deal with Distraction While Working from Home, The Office, or Wherever.

Stay Focused: Simple Ways to Deal with Distraction While Working from Home, The Office, or Wherever.

What is it about the distractions around us that is so hard to ignore? Why is it so incredibly easy to get distracted, and so challenging to stay focused

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avoidant restrictive food intake disorder arfid

Avoidant restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID): Symptoms and treatment

Is your child showing signs of extreme picky eating? Are you worried that they may have an underlying disorder? In most cases, fussy eating is […]

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warning signs of exercise addiction

5 warning signs of exercise addiction

Exercise is a healthy habit that all health professionals unanimously advocate for. However, when someone develops an obsession with exercise and works out compulsively, it […]

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Personality Disorders: Frequently asked questions

Personality Disorders: Frequently asked questions

What is a personality disorder? How does having a personality disorder such as obsessive-compulsive disorder, antisocial personality disorder, or paranoid personality disorder impact the brain? […]

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symptoms and treatment of bulimia nervosa

Symptoms and treatment of bulimia nervosa

Are you concerned that you might be suffering from an eating disorder or another mental health condition? In this article, we will explain what bulimia […]

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CogniFit is considered one of the leading companies in the healthcare market for specialized products.

CogniFit is considered one of the leading companies in the healthcare market for specialized products.

This sector is expected to grow rapidly over the next few years as a result of increased awareness of healthy behaviors and interest in wellness. […]

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Social Media and the Brain: Is Social Media Healthy For the Brain?

Social Media and the Brain: Is Social Media Healthy For the Brain?

Modern-day society is immersed in technology. Glued to smartphones and other devices, there is an app for everything—including socialization. Human connection has been reduced to […]

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Sleep Aid: Providing rest on a sleepless night

Sleep Aid: Providing rest on a sleepless night

Nothing compares to the frustration of being unable to sleep. Restlessness, poor concentration, and the resulting physical ailments are enough to cause anyone to search […]

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Is Parkinson's disease hereditary?

Is Parkinson’s hereditary? The role of genetics

Parkinson’s is a common neurodegenerative disease that affects millions of people worldwide. If someone in your family suffers from Parkinson’s disease, you may have wondered: […]

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Shingles, stress and depression

Shingles, stress and depression – how are they linked?

Shingles is a viral infection that causes large red rashes commonly on the face or torso. Some people only experience a mild itch, others suffer […]

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Study shows that poor stress management during quarantine may accelerate cognitive decline

Study shows that poor stress management during quarantine may accelerate cognitive decline

Stress levels related to prolonged confinement may increase the risk of cognitive impairment in seniors. A prolonged state of stress can cause alterations in our […]

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What are the signs of a stroke in women

12 signs of a stroke in women – how to identify them

Did you know that women have stroke symptoms that men don’t typically experience? Since stroke treatment is extremely time-sensitive, recognizing the signs of a stroke […]

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Social Distancing: How it impacts the brain

Social Distancing: How it impacts the brain

As proposed in Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs theory, humans are social creatures. We require human contact to thrive. But with relationships and intimacy comes situations […]

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300 Million Students Free Access to the Brain Training Program While Schools Are Closed Due to COVID-19

300 Million Students Free Access to the Brain Training Program While Schools Are Closed Due to COVID-19

With 300 million students worldwide now stuck at home, parents are looking for solutions to challenge their children’s mind After the safety restrictions due to […]

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Learn about the 5 most common mental illnesses worldwide

The 5 most common mental illnesses worldwide

According to the World Health Organization, mental disorders are understood as “a combination of abnormal thoughts, perceptions, emotions, behaviour and relationships with others.” Mental illnesses […]

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Is there really any difference between Asperger’s and autism?

Differences between Asperger’s and Autism

Autism and asperger’s syndrome are well known conditions that affect a broad range of social skills, behavior, speech and communication. They are forms of neurodiversity, […]

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CogniFit Launches New Multiple Sclerosis Specific Training Program

CogniFit Launches New Multiple Sclerosis Specific Training Program

With the intention of continuing to grow and provide adapted solutions to different disorders, CogniFit has launched specific training to stimulate the cognitive abilities of […]

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“365 days of cognitive health” CogniFit Gives 100 Free Training Programs for a Year in Its Charity Project

To mark CogniFit’s 20th anniversary and to benefit from the New Year’s resolutions, CogniFit has launched a program, “365 Days of Cognitive Health,” to raise […]

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CogniFit 4.0: the new version of CogniFit's cognitive testing and training app

CogniFit 4.0: the new version of CogniFit’s cognitive testing and training app

New Games, More Assessment Tasks, and Completely Redesigned CogniFit launches version 4.0 for iOs and Android. Its goal is to boost the mobile version and […]

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