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I'm All About the Base (Biobase)

On March 19th, I visited the Biobase, located in the Lower Eastside Girls Club Center for Community in New York. The Biobase is a science lab that offers after-school and summer programs for young girls interested in science. 163 more words


The Suzuki Method: Exercise and the Brain

After I’ve spent the majority of the day sitting at my desk or running around for work, it can be hard to muster up the will to exercise afterwards. 666 more words


Experts Give Tips for Staying Sharp at Public Event

As part of Brain Awareness Week, the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives (DABI) co-hosted its annual Staying Sharp program with NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City on Tuesday afternoon. 524 more words

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Seeing Pain

Chronic pain affects more than 100 million people in the United States and is a leading cause of suicide as well as an economic drain of more than a half-trillion dollars a year, according to the… 732 more words


Something Tragic Happens in Australia Almost 4 Times a Day

Almost four times every day, on average*, something tragic happens in Australia. Somewhere in the country, most likely in a typically sterile doctor’s office, someone has been summoned from their comfortable daily routine to receive the news that they have a malignant brain tumour. 236 more words

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20 Seconds for BAW's 20th Anniversary

It’s the first official day of Brain Awareness Week!

In honor of BAW’s 20th Anniversary,  we are inviting participants to “Take 20 Seconds for the 20th Anniversary” and share their experiences with the world as they celebrate. 80 more words


BAW Partner Interview: Spiros Efthymiopoulos

This is the third in a series of Brain Awareness Week (BAW) partner interviews, in which partners share their BAW experiences and tips for planning successful events. 1,037 more words