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Fighting Back Against #Cognitive #Aging (#Mindmapping to Exercise the Brain and Organize Thinking)

Fighting Back Against #Cognitive #Aging (#Mindmapping to Exercise the Brain and Organize Thinking) | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
As is said (albeit in a quite different context) "use it or lose it." You age and people tell you to start do crossword puzzles (I've never liked them) or to do simple arithmetic on an iPad (hhmmm....
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Dementia Is Incurable But Lifestyle Can Still Make A Difference - Science Times

Dementia Is Incurable But Lifestyle Can Still Make A Difference - Science Times | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Study shows the proportion of elderly people with the condition in the UK has fallen, contrary to predictions that cases would soar.
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Credibility of psychological theories or studies in question - Nature World Report

Nature World Report Credibility of psychological theories or studies in question Nature World Report There are ways to fix the process so that findings are more likely to hold up under scrutiny, according to Dorothy Bishop, professor of...
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Surprising Link Between TBI and ADHD

Surprising Link Between TBI and ADHD | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Researchers discover a significant association between adults who have suffered a TBI and ADHD.
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How Reliable Are Psychology Studies? - The Atlantic

How Reliable Are Psychology Studies? - The Atlantic | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
A new study shows that the field suffers from a reproducibility problem, but the extent of the issue is still hard to nail down.
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Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate - Washington Post (blog)

Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate - Washington Post (blog) | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
The Department of Health and Human Services seems to have reversed security restrictions on advocate Michael Ellenbogen after provocative remarks he made.
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Doctors decide RG3 can't play vs. Ravens; QB could miss opener - CBSSports.com

Doctors decide RG3 can't play vs. Ravens; QB could miss opener - CBSSports.com | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Redskins QB Robert Griffin III will not be playing against the Ravens this weekend and could be out for at least two more weeks.
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What Happens When Freud Meets Modern Neuroscience

What Happens When Freud Meets Modern Neuroscience | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
The emerging field of “neuropsychoanalysis” is combining two fundamentally different areas of study for a whole new way of understanding how the mind works.
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It’s great to formalise the right for carers to be with their loved ones | Karen Wilson

It’s great to formalise the right for carers to be with their loved ones | Karen Wilson | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Why our campaign is important even in those wards where carers are already welcomed. And we are thrilled to cross the border into Scotland to include Wishaw hospital on the fast-growing list of hospitals that supports John’s Campaign.
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Dementia and the Breakdown of Moral Judgment - New York Times

Dementia and the Breakdown of Moral Judgment - New York Times | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Readers recall the experience of relatives.
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Creating a dementia-friendly workplace - Downloads - Alzheimer's Society

Creating a dementia-friendly workplace - Downloads - Alzheimer's Society | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Alzheimer's Society download - Creating a dementia-friendly workplace - A practical guide for employers | About dementia | Dementia Friendly Communities
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How Autistic People Helped Shape the Modern World

How Autistic People Helped Shape the Modern World | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
WIRED spoke to Steve Silberman about how the modern world came to recognize autistic people.
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Dementia sufferers 'stop noticing memory loss two years before condition develops' - The Guardian

Dementia sufferers 'stop noticing memory loss two years before condition develops' - The Guardian | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
US study shows sharp drop in memory awareness about two years before the development of symptoms
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Finding His Inner Artist: For John Creveling, 67, Parkinson's disease has ... - LWW Journals

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With The Death Of Oliver Sacks, Neurology Has Lost Its Heart

With The Death Of Oliver Sacks, Neurology Has Lost Its Heart | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Whether you know it or not, you have reason to miss him.
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Brain Mapping Confirms Patients With Schizophrenia Have Impaired Ability to Imitate

Brain Mapping Confirms Patients With Schizophrenia Have Impaired Ability to Imitate | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Nashville, TN (Scicasts) – According to George Bernard Shaw, "Imitation is not just the sincerest form of flattery – it's the sincerest form of learning." According to psychologists, imitation is something that we all do whenever we learn a new...
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Woman designs tableware to make life easier for dementia patients, inspired by her grandma

Woman designs tableware to make life easier for dementia patients, inspired by her grandma | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Giving dementia patients dignity and care.
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Awareness of Memory Decline Drops Years Before Dementia - Medscape

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Awareness of memory impairment starts deteriorating about 2.6 years before a diagnosis of dementia, a new study shows.
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'In the Mind Fields' and the renewed emphasis on a mindful approach to mental ... - Los Angeles Times

'In the Mind Fields' and the renewed emphasis on a mindful approach to mental ... - Los Angeles Times | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
In a 1956 cover story marking the centenary of Sigmund Freud's birth, Time celebrated the Viennese physician as the father of American psychiatry.
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My Mind on #MindMaps

My Mind on #MindMaps | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
HHHhhhmmmm …….
I have no idea why I did not think of this title earlier.
Mind mapping is like dancing, grinning, creating, and having a light bulb go on in your head.
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Alzheimer's and Dementia Society offers 10-week course - St. George Daily Spectrum

Alzheimer's and Dementia Society offers 10-week course - St. George Daily Spectrum | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
The Alzheimer’s and Dementia Society is offering a 10-week course to registered participants that will benefit those with early stage memory loss or a dementia diagnosis and their care partners.
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Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain's Quirks - New York Times

Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain's Quirks - New York Times | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Dr. Sacks explored some of the brain’s strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat,” achieving a level of renown rare among scientists.
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Psychology research is often questionable, study finds - Yahoo News

Psychology research is often questionable, study finds - Yahoo News | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Scientific studies about how people act or think can rarely be replicated by outside experts, said a study Thursday that raised new questions about the seriousness of psychology research.
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Dementia caregivers focus on retaining skills, not what's been lost - WTHR

Dementia caregivers focus on retaining skills, not what's been lost - WTHR | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Tina Jones remember when her mother's memories started to slip away.
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Many AD Patients Have Minimal Plaque - MedPage Today

Many AD Patients Have Minimal Plaque - MedPage Today | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Anti-beta-amyloid plaque treatment may offer little benefit in this population
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Lower physical activity is associated with higher disease burden in pediatric multiple sclerosis

Lower physical activity is associated with higher disease burden in pediatric multiple sclerosis | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Regular #exercise beneficial for #children with #MS study finds http://t.co/XJXp1qBRVP
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