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Another MRI And A Positive Report

A little over two weeks ago, grandson Ben had an MRI at Egleston Children’s Hospital in Atlanta that revealed that blood clots had developed in his brain. 252 more words

Arteriovenous Fistula

Brains on Auto-Pilot


Playing with very low brain activity. I think I have achieved this in video games. But could this be achieved in purely mental games like Chess? 464 more words

News

Home From The Hospital, But What A Fiasco!

Ben is back home from his most recent stay at Egleston Children’s Hospital, and what a splash he and his dad made as the little family headed home!   1,201 more words

Arteriovenous Fistula

Ear to the ground on shark sense

July 7th, 2014 (Tony Malkovic). Research into how sharks hear is set to become the latest tactic to better understand and help prevent fatal shark attacks in Australian waters. 436 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

More good news on exercise and Alzheimer’s

From The New York Times, “Can Exercise Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk?”

“Exercise may help to keep the brain robust in people who have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, according to an inspiring new study.

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Dementia

Straight, No Chaser: X-Ray Basics

“C’mon, Doc. I just want to be sure!” If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it a million times. You love x-rays. They’re cool, and they sometimes tell you what’s wrong. 666 more words

General Health And Wellness

Low levels of omega-3 fatty acids may cause memory problems

09 Mar 2012

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A diet lacking in omega-3 fatty acids, nutrients commonly found in fish, may cause your brain to age faster and lose some of its memory and thinking abilities, according to a study published in the February 28, 2012, print issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. 246 more words

Disease And Conditions