Loneliness

Loneliness: What is it, benefits and drawbacks, types, and how to beat it

 

  Is loneliness good? Loneliness is part of the human condition. Everybody’s ever felt lonely before. The feeling of loneliness can be very negative for […]

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Delirium Tremens

Delirium Tremens: Severe consequence of alcoholism

 

  Delirium tremens is a withdrawal disorder that happens in alcoholic people as a result of an interruption in alcohol consumption. It happens to 5% […]

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Cognitive Processes

Cognitive processes: What are they? Can they improve?

 

  Detecting changes around us, remembering a shopping list, deciding what apartment to rent, helping a friend with a problem… What do all these situations […]

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drugs and cognotive deterioration

Effects of Drugs on The Brain: Drug Addiction and Cognitive Deterioration

 

  Consuming drugs affects the brain’s limbic system. This brain structure is in charge of awarding the satisfaction of our vital needs with a pleasant […]

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Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors

 

  Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors Sleep disturbance in elderly persons is associated with brain changes such […]

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Brain imaging reveals lower activity after chemotherapy

Brain imaging reveals lower activity after chemotherapy

 

  Brain imaging reveals lower activity after chemotherapy For years breast cancer survivors have complained about the mental cloudiness they sometimes notice before, during, and […]

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Chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer can provoke significant cognitive impairment

 

  Chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer can provoke significant cognitive impairment. After chemotherapy, up to 70% of cancer survivors can report difficulties with memory and […]

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