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Taking Music Lessons Early In Life Leads To Strong Brain Connections
2013-02-13 13:46:19

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Getting your child involved in a music program from an early age can help them develop stronger connections in their brain, according to a new study. Researchers reported in the Journal of Neuroscience children who start taking music lessons, such as a learning a recorder in kindergarten, before the age of seven have helped create stronger connections within the brain. The new study suggests musical training before this age...

2013-02-11 20:22:24

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VOIS, Inc. ( OTCQB- VOIS ) announces the Company's plans to begin producing revenue through the sales of thought-controlled software applications starting March 1(st), 2013. The Company has acquired the non-exclusive marketing rights to "Mind Mouse", "Master Mind" and "Think-Tac-Toe". These three applications are currently compatible with the Emotiv EPOC wireless EEG headset and will be sold online through The Company's website at...

2013-02-07 12:18:46

Older adults put in less effort to read text on tablet computers, but effects not seen in younger adults Reading text on digital devices like tablet computers requires less effort from older adults than reading on paper, according to research published February 6 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Matthias Schlesewsky and colleagues from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, in collaboration with colleagues from Georg August University Göttingen and the University...

2013-02-06 12:26:01

DALLAS, February 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Brain Monitoring Market by Product [EEG/Magnetoencephalography (MEG)/Intracranial Pressure Monitor/Cerebral Oximeter/Transcranial Doppler] & Application [Sleep Disorders/Epilepsy/Traumatic Brain Injury/Brain Death] - Global Forecasts to 2017" analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Europe, Asia and Rest of the World (RoW). Browse 132 market data tables and 16 figures...

2012-12-22 05:02:17

Organizations benefit children with reading & learning disabilities and wounded warriors Richmond, VA (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 BrainTrain, Inc., is proud to announce that a portion of the proceeds from sales of its award-winning reading product, TNT Reading Tutor, are being donated to Elizabeth Shatner´s All Glory Project, a non-profit organization that promotes, fosters and supports programs using equine and other animal-assisted therapies to help wounded warriors and their...

Quadriplegic Woman Uses Robotic Arm To Eat Chocolate For First Time
2012-12-17 10:55:21

[Watch Video: Woman Uses Mind To Move Robotic Arm] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Reaching for an object, shaking someone´s hand, sending a text message–these are all things that most of us take for granted every day. But for people who are quadriplegic (paralyzed from the neck down), like Jan Scheuermann, tasks such as these are not possible because of paralysis. That is until now. Researchers from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and...

2012-12-12 08:30:26

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VOIS, Inc. (OTCQB- VOIS) announces the acquisition of Mind Solutions, Inc. (http://MindSolutionsCorp.com). About Mind Solutions, Inc. Mind Solutions, Inc. develops software and hardware for thought controlled technologies, allowing the user to interact with the computer and other machines through the power of the mind. The technology involves the use of a wireless headset, which detects brainwaves on both the conscious and non-conscious level. This...

2012-12-12 05:04:57

Human Anatomy & Physiology Course review released for James Ross´s newly released home study course for anatomy and physiology Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 Human Anatomy & Physiology Course has finally been released after much anticipation and is helping hundreds learn everything they need to know about anatomy and physiology in a matter of days using a simple, proven instruction method. Unlike other anatomy and physiology home study courses, the program created by Dr....

Visual Sensitivity Improved By Learning To Control Brain Activity
2012-12-05 15:46:31

Wellcome Trust Training human volunteers to control their own brain activity in precise areas of the brain can enhance fundamental aspects of their visual sensitivity, according to a new study. This non-invasive 'neurofeedback' approach could one day be used to improve brain function in patients with abnormal patterns of activity, for example stroke patients. Researchers at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL used non-invasive, real-time brain imaging that enabled...

2012-12-03 16:51:35

A Loyola University Medical Center neurologist is reporting surprising results of a study of patients who experience both epileptic and non-epileptic seizures. Non-epileptic seizures resemble epileptic seizures, but are not accompanied by abnormal electrical discharges. Rather, these seizures are believed to be brought on by psychological stresses. Dr. Diane Thomas reported that 15.7 percent of hospital patients who experienced non-epileptic seizures also had epileptic seizures during...