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Tip 51: intraventricular haemorrhage (IVH)

IVH originates from the subependymal germinal matrix, a highly vascular structure of delicate capillaries.  Around 50% occur with the first 24 hours of life, especially if unstable after birth, with less than 5% occurring after day 5. 30 more words


Plato's cave

There are many arguments against and for the idea that humans have free will. After all, science is a philosophy on the world that bases its knowledge on fundamental assumptions that what we see is what we get. 490 more words


Fragile X and a new autism treatment

There are many roads to autism, none of them involve vaccination. I get tired of saying that, but it’s simple science, vaccines do not cause autism. 684 more words


Neuroinflammation and Autism - Imbalance in GABAergic and glutamatergic synapses as a consequence of neuroinflammation.

GABAergic/glutamatergic imbalance relative to excessive neuroinflammation in autism spectrum disorders

 http://www.jneuroinflammation.com/content/11/1/189 Background

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is characterized by three core behavioral domains: social deficits, impaired communication, and repetitive behaviors. 204 more words


“Your eyes scan the page in short spasmodic movements. Four or five times per second, your gaze stops just long enough to recognize one or two words.

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Day 352: When Life Slowed Down

You can’t sleep and so you end up going to bed at 7am. You wake up at 10am and for a moment you think you slept all night. 717 more words