Nov 13, Natural treatment options for Lyme disease are often more effective than antibiotics and prescription medication. Small changes like exercising, taking probiotics and adding herbs to a daily routine destroys Lyme bacteria in the body and reduces symptoms. What is a Lyme Disease? A tick-borne illness, Lyme disease is the most common in North America and Europe.
Underwriter of Brain Stem-- Cogent Neuroscience We're finally at the starting gate in learning about the brain. Serious discoveries will be forthcoming in genomics, developmental behaviors, disease inhibition, and the brain's interaction with the body.
The brain is the last frontier in medicine, uncharted territory that commands the attention of any true explorer. To read more about health-related topics on the Global Province, also see Stitch in Time.
Research into tDCS is in its early stages. A number of studies suggest that it may improve learning, vigilance, intelligence, and working memory, as well as relieve chronic pain and the symptoms of depression, fibromyalgia, Parkinson's, and schizophrenia.
However, the studies have been so small and heterogeneous that meta-analyses have failed to prove any conclusive effects, and long-term risks have not been established. The treatment has yet to receive F. Finally electric shock therapy is turning respectable.
About half had autism; the others did not. Sulzer's team also found biomarkers and proteins in the brains with autism that reflected malfunctions in the system of clearing out old and degraded cells, a process called autophagy.
He surmounted his bad dreams with traditional Indian spirit healing: Nez was plagued by nightmares and spent more than five months in a San Francisco military hospital.
My condition was so severe I went psycho, he said in a lecture. I lost my mind. Yet of the returned code talkers, he considered himself among the lucky ones. Some turned to drinking or just gave up, Mr. Nez said in an interview last year. His father came to his rescue, explaining that his nightmares were caused by the spirits of dead Japanese.
Nez underwent a traditional healing ceremony, and the dreams largely ceased. Gehl and others have found that if a street features uniform facades with hardly any doors, variety, or functions, people move past as quickly as possible.
But if a street features varied facades, lots of openings, and a high density of functions per block, people walk more slowly.
They pause more often. People are actually more likely to stop and make cell phone calls in front of lively facades than in front of dead ones. The Joy of Pain: Schadenfreude and the Dark Side of Human Nature.
Schadenfreude, or harm-joy, is the pleasure derived from anothers misfortune, and Richard H. Smitha University of Kentucky psychology professor, has built a career around studying it and other social emotions. He previously edited an anthology about envy, a close sibling to schadenfreude. If this illicit desire is fulfilled by happenstance, schadenfreude ensues.
Clive James captured the feeling in a poem that takes its title from its first line: Their findings led to a better understanding of how to treat certain visual birth defects.
They further found that some cells fire rapidly in response to horizontal lines, while other cells prefer vertical lines or angles. Cells with similar functions are organized into columns, they said, tiny computational machines that relay information to a higher region of the brain, where a visual image is formed.
Kandel, a Nobel laureate, wrote in a recent commentary about their research.Marijuana is a controversial topic in the medical community, with some well-respected doctors advocating for its use and others concerned about its addictive properties and long term effects.
This section on autism discusses the many theories of the causes of autism spectrum disorders in light of recent research. Written by Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona as part of a comprehensive site on children with brain injury, developmental disorders and related neurometabolic conditions. Heart disease is the major leading cause of death and disability in the world.
Mainly affecting the elderly population, heart disease and its main outcome, cardiovascular disease, have become an important risk factor in the development of cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease (AD). This paper examines the evidence linking chronic brain hypoperfusion induced by a variety of cardiovascular.
A more surprising finding came when they examined brain tissue samples from Alzheimer’s and FTD patients, in collaboration with Allan Levey, MD, PhD, director of Emory’s Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Welcome to my “Forks Over Knives” analysis, AKA the longest movie review you’ll ever attempt to read.
Thanks for stopping by! In case you aren’t yet convinced that I’ve made it my life’s mission to critique everything related to T. Colin Campbell, this should seal the deal. Brain scan of a person with Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers have found two licensed drugs which halt brain degeneration in mice. Photograph: Alamy Two licensed drugs have been shown to halt.