Phantom Pain

Phantom Pain: The Feeling Is As Real As It Can Get!

 

  Phantom pain is a sensation that various individuals perceive towards a part of the body or an internal organ that doesn’t exist. This phantom […]

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Prosopagnosia

Prosopagnosia: Inability To Recognize Loved Ones

 

  Prosopagnosia or face blindness is quite a devastating condition. Imagine, suddenly finding yourself at a position where you are unable to recognize your family […]

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Hippocampus

Hippocampus: the orchestra director in the deepest part of our brain

 

  Hippocampus. Have you ever gone blank and forgotten what you were going to say? Our brain is full of important data and information that […]

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Broca-Aphasie

Broca’s Aphasia: diagnosis, causes and rehabilitation

 

  Aphasia is a neurological disorder that implies a loss of communicative skills, meaning you can lose expressive and comprehension of the language. Depending on […]

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What is Aphasia

What is aphasia? Useful guide to fight lack of communication

 

  What is Aphasia? A complete guide to Aphasia: What is it, what types are there and their classification, causes, clinical cases, evaluation, treatment and […]

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Frontal Lobe

Frontal Lobe: Areas, functions and disorders related to it

 

  The brain is divided into four lobes, differentiated by their location and functions. In this article, we are going to focus on one of the […]

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Psychopathy

Psychopathy: A useful guide to everything you need to know

 

  What does psychopathy mean? What are the signs and symptoms? What relationship does it have with personality? What are the causes? Is there a […]

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Alexithymia: Building Relationships Out of Nothing

 

  Alexithymia. Understanding and expressing emotions are essential parts of human interaction that unfortunately may be confusing for some people. Imagine not being able to […]

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concussion symptoms

Concussion Symptoms- Causes and Treatments

 

  Concussion symptoms. Recently, concussions have become the focus of several discussions, research studies, news articles, and even movies. But when concussion symptoms can no […]

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What is brain injury

What is a Brain Injury: Types of Brain Injuries and Their Consequences

 

  Brain injury: basic concepts Brain injury or traumatic brain injury happens when a trauma causes damages to the brain. A cerebral injury may cause […]

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cerebral edema

What is Cerebral Edema? How to Cope With a Neurological Injury

 

  As a consequence of a traumatic brain injury (TBI), there are changes in our brain that must be studied to minimize damages. After an […]

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acquired brain injury

Acquired Brain Injury: When a Blow to the Head Gets More Complicated

 

  Acquired brain injury is the consequence of a brain injury that has multiple physical, psychological, and sensory effects. It includes all of the injuries that […]

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5 myths about the brain

5 Myths about the Brain

 

  5 Myths About the Brain The brain is truly an amazing organ. It is extremely intricate, and without it, we would not be able […]

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College-educated people recover better from a brain injury

College-educated people recover better from a brain injury

 

  College-educated people recover better from a brain injury College education is often seen as an investment that will pay back for a lifetime, as […]

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A ‘neurosteroid’ found to prevent brain injury caused by HIV/AIDS

A ‘neurosteroid’ found to prevent brain injury caused by HIV/AIDS

 

  A ‘neurosteroid’ found to prevent brain injury caused by HIV/AIDS. New research in The FASEB Journal suggests that a network of steroid molecules found […]

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Scan may detect signs of NFL players’ brain disease

 

  Scan may detect signs of NFL players’ brain disease. An insidious, microscopic protein that has been found in the brain tissue of professional football […]

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Research reveals exactly how the human brain adapts to injury

Research reveals exactly how the human brain adapts to injury

 

  Research reveals exactly how the human brain adapts to injury. For the first time, scientists at Carnegie Mellon University’s Center for Cognitive Brain Imaging […]

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Former NFLers at risk for brain

Former NFLers at risk for brain and mood disorders

 

  Former NFLers at risk for brain, mood problems. Problems in thinking skills and depression may be more common in former National Football League players […]

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New biomaterials can promote regeneration of brain tissue after brain injury and disease damage

New biomaterials can promote regeneration of brain tissue after brain injury and disease damage

 

  New biomaterials can promote regeneration of brain tissue after brain injury and disease damage. Research at the Universitat Politècnica de València has shown that […]

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Study of comatose brains finds changes to highly connected hub areas

Study of comatose brains finds changes to highly connected hub areas

 

  Study of comatose brains finds changes to highly connected hub areas. Scientists have uncovered a key property of comatose brains that differentiates them from […]

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