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Brain Tumors Treated With Herpes-Loaded Stem Cells - Health News - redOrbit

Brain Tumors Treated With Herpes-Loaded Stem Cells - Health News - redOrbit | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Harvard Stem Cell Institute scientists at Massachusetts General Hospital have a potential solution for how to more effectively kill tumor cells using cancer-killing viruses.
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Is 'Sluggish Cognitive Tempo' a New Disorder or an Extension of ADHD?

Is 'Sluggish Cognitive Tempo' a New Disorder or an Extension of ADHD? | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
A push by some mental-health researchers to define a new attention disorder has others concerned about overdiagnosis.
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Regaining Consciousness: One Patient’s Story [Video]

Regaining Consciousness: One Patient’s Story [Video] | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
After a new brain-scanning approach revealed that a seemingly vegetative young woman was actually conscious, she started down the road to a partial recovery
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FDA clears ResolutionMD diagnostic imaging app for all image modalities except mammography | mobihealthnews

FDA clears ResolutionMD diagnostic imaging app for all image modalities except mammography | mobihealthnews | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
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An Amazing Village Designed Just For People With Dementia

An Amazing Village Designed Just For People With Dementia | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Centuries after Shakespeare wrote about King Lear's symptoms, there's still no perfect way to care for sufferers of dementia and Alzheimer's. In the Netherlands, however, a radical idea is being tested: Self-contained "villages" where people with dementia shop, cook, and live together--safely.
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▶ Functional MRI (fMRI) - YouTube

A lecture about functional MRI (fMRI), by Dr. Laurent Hermoye, as part of Imagilys's Advanced Clinical Neuroimaging Course. Imagilys: http://www.imagilys.com
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DOWNLOAD: Essentials Of Neuropsychological Assessment Treatment Planning For Rehabilitation 2

DOWNLOAD: Essentials Of Neuropsychological Assessment Treatment Planning For Rehabilitation 2 | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Download Essentials of Neuropsychological Assessment, e-Study Guide for: Essentials of Neuropsychological Assessment: Treatment Planning for Rehabilitation by Rik Carl DAmato, ISBN 9780826144713 - Cram101 Textbook Reviews, e-Study Guide for: Essentials of Neuropsychological Assessment: Treatment Planning for Rehabilitation by Rik Carl DAmato
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How to learn any language in six months: Chris Lonsdale at TEDxLingnanUniversity - YouTube

Chris Lonsdale is Managing Director of Chris Lonsdale & Associates, a company established to catalyse breakthrough performance for individuals and senior tea...
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Study Shows Antidepressant Mechanism Of Ketamine - Asian Scientist Magazine

Study Shows Antidepressant Mechanism Of Ketamine - Asian Scientist Magazine | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
“Asian Scientist Magazine Study Shows Antidepressant Mechanism Of Ketamine Asian Scientist Magazine In the study published in the journal Translational Psychiatry, Dr. Hajime Yamanaka and Dr.”
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Adolescente deixa colegas em lágrimas ao conseguir superar gaguez severa

Adolescente deixa colegas em lágrimas ao conseguir superar gaguez severa | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
O jovem Musharaf sofria de gaguez severa desde muito novo, problema esse que o impedia de ler em voz alta e até dialogar com os amigos.
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'It's a brain symphony': First 'heat map' video of female orgasm shows how blood floods EVERY region of the brain

'It's a brain symphony': First 'heat map' video of female orgasm shows how blood floods EVERY region of the brain | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Magnetic resonance imaging video of a female volunteer's brain during orgasm at Rutger's University, NJ, shows how the whole brain flashes with brain activity - almost like fireworks.
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BIC - The McConnell Brain Imaging Centre: BIC Lecture Series

McConnell Brain Imaging Centre
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Role of the Neuropsychologist in Rehabilitation after Brain Injury

Dr. Tom Novack describes thinking abilities, emotional status and behavior in the rehabilitation of patients with Brain Injury.
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New app shuffles thoughts to summon sleep

New app shuffles thoughts to summon sleep | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress)—If counting sheep can't help you sleep, you could try thinking of an elephant, French toast and scuba diving. Simon Fraser University researcher Luc Beaudoin has created mySleepButton, a first-of-its-kind app that harnesses the power of the imagination to help users nod off.
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▶ "The Brain and Neuropsychology" on Health Matters with Dr. Lana Marconi - YouTube

In these television segments from Health Matters, host Lana Marconi, Ph.D. sits down with neuropsychologists Jane Storrie, Ph.D., C. Psych, and Diana Velikon...
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Study: New Technique Predicts Consciousness of Brain-Damaged Patients | TIME

Study: New Technique Predicts Consciousness of Brain-Damaged Patients | TIME | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Brain imaging can help doctors tell when a patient is more likely to recover
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Brain Tumour Successfully Treated with Sound Waves by Swiss Researchers

Brain Tumour Successfully Treated with Sound Waves by Swiss Researchers | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Scientists have for the first time successfully used focused ultrasound to non-invasively destroy a part of brain tumour through a patient's intact skull.
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Brain-Wide Map of “Neural Highways” Is First of Its Kind | MIND Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Brain-Wide Map of “Neural Highways” Is First of Its Kind | MIND Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
For the first time ever, neuroscientists have completed a comprehensive roadmap of the top-trafficked communication highways in the human brain.

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Day 2/4 - fMRI - Functional Magnetic Resonance course @ BCBL. - YouTube

Second day out of a four-day course on fMRI and Cognitive Neuroscience, given by Prof. Geoffrey Aguirre, University of Pennsylvania (https://cfn.upenn.edu/ag...
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Fraud topples second neuroscience word processing paper

Fraud topples second neuroscience word processing paper | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
We have a second retraction from a group of neuroscience researchers in Belgium who discovered fatal errors in their work on how the brain sets about the task of reading written language. Spoiler a...
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What neuroscience can learn from brain injured patients

What neuroscience can learn from brain injured patients | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
As neuropsycholgist Jenni Ogden writes, it is each person's individuality that makes them so valuable to science.
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MoCA Beats MMSE to Assess Dementia

MoCA Beats MMSE to Assess Dementia | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
NEW ORLEANS -- The Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) was better than the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) at teasing out subtle differences in cognitive performance among mildly impaired indivi...
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Neuroscientist uses MRI scans to show that dogs have emotions similar to humans

Neuroscientist uses MRI scans to show that dogs have emotions similar to humans | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
For the past two years, neuroscientist Gregory Berns of Emory University has been conducting a series of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans on canines – including his pet terrier Callie – and he says his findings show that dogs have the same...
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Scientists identify brain circuitry that triggers overeating

Scientists identify brain circuitry that triggers overeating | Brain Methods and Others | Scoop.it
Researchers have pinpointed the precise cellular connections responsible for triggering binge eating.
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