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Ultrasound Enhances Sensory Perception
2014-01-13 04:29:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Ultrasound, which is used by creatures such as bats and whales as a type of sensory guidance system, can also boost sensory perception in humans by modulating brain activity, according to new research appearing in Sunday’s online edition of Nature Neuroscience. In the paper, scientists from the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute report that low-intensity ultrasound focused on the transcranial region of the brain can...

2014-01-08 12:31:02

2014 procedures expected to increase 31% over 8-year total as intraoperative MRI utilization expands to improve outcomes in growing number of neurosurgical applications MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - IMRIS Inc. (NASDAQ: IMRS) (TSX: IM) ("IMRIS" or the "Company") today announced that an internal study of 40 worldwide VISIUS(®) Surgical Theatre hospital customers indicates that nearly 13,000 patients have been treated using intraoperative MRI (iMRI) since the first...

2014-01-07 23:02:06

Two new publications by a team from Western University of Health Sciences shed further light on the mechanisms of learning and memory, and neuronal degeneration. Pomona, California (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Two new publications by a team from Western University of Health Sciences shed further light on the mechanisms of learning and memory, and neuronal degeneration. The first paper, “A molecular brake controls the magnitude of long-term potentiation,” by Yubin Wang, Guoqi Zhu, Victor...

2014-01-07 23:00:51

After hosting the most recent Pro Player Health Alliance event located in Long Island, New York, Dr. Rein and Dr. Seltzer have continued to become the most involved sleep dentists in the communities of New York since teaming up with Pro Player Health Alliance Long Island, New York (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 After hosting the most recent Pro Player Health Alliance event located in Long Island, New York, Dr. Rein and Dr. Seltzer have continued to become the most involved sleep dentists in the...

2014-01-07 08:32:02

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind Solutions, Inc. ( www.MindSolutionsCorp.com ) (OTCQB: VOIS), has resumed sales efforts on their Thought-Controlled software applications. The Company is focused on increasing revenue through online sales to hospitals, institutions and individuals. The Company has received orders from the VA Medical Center among others, in order for patients with disabilities to be able to operate their computer for everyday use. The Company is in the...

2014-01-06 23:03:42

Dr. Jeffrey Rein and Dr. Neal Seltzer will be ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange with NFL Legends Bart Oates, OJ Anderson and Optimal Wellness Network CEO Russ Allen. Long Island, New York (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 After hosting the most recent Pro Player Health Alliance event located in Long Island, New York, Dr. Jeffrey Rein and Dr. Neal Seltzer of Long Island Dental Sleep Medicine will be ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange with NFL Legends Bart Oates, OJ...

2014-01-03 08:26:36

Only Health Tracker to Monitor REM, Deep and Light Sleep; New Sleep Features and Carbon Steel Edition to Debut at CES LAS VEGAS, Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CES - (South Hall 2, Booth #26709) -- BASIS Science, Inc. (www.mybasis.com) the company behind Basis, the world's most advanced health tracker, today unveiled Advanced Sleep Analysis, the most in-depth sleep analytics among health tracking devices, as well as their new Basis 2014 Carbon Steel Edition band. Advanced Sleep Analysis will be...

2013-12-19 23:02:49

Sleep Tracker designed by Yan Muckle is the latest program that teaches people how to get rid of their insomnia naturally and quickly. Laney Pearson from the site HealthReviewCenter.com performed a detailed Sleep Tracker review that indicates if this program is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Sleep Tracker designed by Yan Muckle is a new program that teaches people how to overcome their sleep problems. The program also helps people get rid of their insomnia symptoms...

2013-12-18 11:36:08

Imagine kicking a cocaine addiction by simply popping a pill that alters the way your brain processes chemical addiction. New research from the University of Pittsburgh suggests that a method of biologically manipulating certain neurocircuits could lead to a pharmacological approach that would weaken post-withdrawal cocaine cravings. The findings have been published in Nature Neuroscience. Researchers led by Pitt neuroscience professor Yan Dong used rat models to examine the effects of...

2013-12-12 11:11:17

A mechanism in the brain which controls tics in children with Tourette Syndrome (TS) has been discovered by scientists at The University of Nottingham. The study, which has been published in the British Psychological Society’s Journal of Neuropsychology, could herald new non-drug therapies to help young people with TS overcome the repetitive physical movements and vocal sounds which characterise their condition. The work was funded with a £150,000 grant from the James Tudor...


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Electrooculography
2012-12-31 11:47:45

Electrooculography, sometimes shortened to EOG, is the tracing of electricity used for operation of the retina in different phases, specifically the resting potential. The results are recorded on an electrooculogram. These are interpreted for opthalmological diagnosis and in recording eye movements. Eye movement measurements: Usually, pairs of electrodes are placed either above and below the eye or to the left and right of the eye. If the eye is moved from the center position towards one...

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