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Down Syndrome Timeline

According to the CDC, Down Syndrome is the most common chromosomal disorder. Each year 6,000 babies are born with Down syndrome which is estimated to be about 1 in every 700 babies. 218 more words

Developmental Disabilities

Exergaming May Help Those at Risk of Alzheimer’s

Older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), often a precursor to Alzheimer’s, showed significant improvement with certain complex thinking and memory skills after exergaming, according to a new study. 596 more words

News And Articles

Researchers identify gene that helps prevent brain disease

Scientists aware of faulty protein can harmful deposits in neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. The cause of the deposition of the proteins remains puzzled and known that abnormal aggregates can result when cells fail to transmit proper genetic information to proteins. 409 more words

Biology

AMRAP

When I planned my Wienke for the beatdown,  I had a couple rounds of various AMRAPs planned for the PAX.  It sounded like a good idea at the time!    276 more words

Loveseat

Tinkering with the Gamma Frequency in our Brains

A friend shared with me “Bringing the Gamma Back” which is a podcast from Radiolab. It shares the impact of light frequency treatment in mice. 145 more words

A Day In The Life Of Dementia

Breaking Down Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia. It causes people to have difficulty with memory, communication, and focus. As the disease progresses, they may become easily confused or disoriented and have trouble completing basic tasks. 37 more words

Breaking Down Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia. It causes people to have difficulty with memory, communication, and focus. As the disease progresses, they may become easily confused or disoriented and have trouble completing basic tasks. 37 more words