A far too common head injury among athletes of contact sports can lead to dementia pugilistica. This form of dementia is known as punch-drunk syndrome, as it occurs after a prolonged period of concussions.
It can go unnoticed for many years before si... Read More
It’s probably safe to say that we’ve all had a fear of failing at one point or another. Maybe it was before a big test at school or before you went to a very important job interview.
Regardless, there’s a good chance that the feeling eventually... Read More
I’m sure you’ve heard plenty about the importance of standing up and the dangers of a sedentary life.
But what I’d like to do today is show you how the literal act of getting up can keep your brain and body healthy.
For instance, every time you... Read More
The prevalence of mental health disorders is growing, and so are the costs to treat it.
Stress, anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues are striking people at an alarming rate, and some may even argue it’s becoming a national health epi... Read More
It’s easy to look at numbers and feel unaffected. So, when we see that there are an estimated five and a half million Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, it might not seem that serious. We live in a big country, right? But, if you’re ... Read More
Mental health received a boost recently thanks to the help of a royal source. Comments made by Prince Harry and the Duke of Cambridge about the impact of their mother’s death nearly 20 years ago made headlines as the two royals teamed up to do some... Read More
The world can be an incredibly stressful place; with so much going on, so many pressures placed upon us and working five or even more days a week. And, that’s before you factor in anything like politics, the economy or if you have kids. It’s kind... Read More
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that damages and destroys brain cells, and leads to memory loss, confusion, and eventually death. For decades, brain regeneration or repair was not possible. However, current research continues to... Read More