Retrograde Amnesia

Retrograde amnesia: Forgetting your past completely

 

  Imagine forgetting everything from the past decade and being completely unable to recall those years. In this article, we will find out what retrograde […]

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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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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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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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Phineas Gage

The Curious Case of Phineas Gage: Traumatic Brain Injury

 

  The story of Phineas Gage is an extraordinarily famous one and is known to every introductory psychology student. In fact, it is one of […]

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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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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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Study seeks biomarkers for invisible war scars

Study seeks biomarkers for invisible war scars

 

    Study seeks biomarkers for invisible war scars. Over the past decade, about half a million veterans have received diagnoses of post-traumatic stress disorder […]

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Researchers find evidence that brain compensates after traumatic brain injury

Researchers find evidence that brain compensates after traumatic brain injury

 

    Researchers find evidence that brain compensates after traumatic brain injury. Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical […]

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‘Epidemic’ of brain injuries in New Zealand

‘Epidemic’ of brain injuries in New Zealand

 

  ‘Epidemic’ of brain injuries in New Zealand. The number of New Zealanders with traumatic brain injuries has reached “epidemic levels”, with a new injury […]

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MRI Shows Brain Disruption In Patients With Post-Concussion Syndrome

MRI Shows Brain Disruption In Patients With Post-Concussion Syndrome

 

  MRI shows changes in the brains of people with post-concussion syndrome (PCS), according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology. Researchers […]

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