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2014-08-06 23:00:42

New research suggests that AD and VaD have much more in common than diagnostic guidelines currently allow. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD) are the most common forms of dementia. Traditionally, these illnesses have been treated as separate clinical syndromes. But new research led by Drexel University College of Medicine suggests that AD and VaD have much more in common than diagnostic guidelines currently allow. The study is...

2014-08-05 23:11:30

Sports Brain has entered into a partnership with BrainWare SAFARI to deliver an online cognitive training program aimed at improving the mental performance of athletes at all levels of sports. Deerfield, Illinois (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Sports Brain has entered into a partnership with BrainWare SAFARI to deliver an online cognitive training program aimed at improving the mental performance of athletes at all levels of sports. Sports Brain is a national organization based in Chicago...

2014-07-30 23:16:42

1Heart Caregiver Services’ advocacy on ‘Continuing Health Education’ to senior communities with focus on Brain Fitness Education brings great acceptance from residents of Aegis Living in Ventura. Brain Fitness Program Director Tee Barr delivered an exceptional Brain Fitness Education lecture to Aegis Memory Care unit and the Assisted Living section of Aegis Ventura in two separate sessions. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 1Heart Caregiver Services’ advocacy on...

2014-07-30 23:10:06

Brain Evolution System - #1 Brainwave Entrainment Meditation Program is a new product developed by Lee Benson and Karl Moore which aims to guide people to take full control of their “brainwaves” so they can further develop their untapped potential. A full review of the kit on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 It is often said the reason that most people are not as successful as they would want to be in life is because they...

2014-07-29 23:04:39

A&A Packaging comments on the rapid growth of the developing marijuana edibles market and the effect that the demand is having on the industry’s businesses and patients. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 According to the New York Daily News, the perpetuation of marijuana in both the recreational and the medicinal sectors is mirroring the progression in the baked goods industry. As legalized marijuana becomes more accepted in mainstream culture, many are turning to alternative...

2014-07-29 23:02:33

The NIH awarded NJIT’s Sergei Adamovich and Rutgers colleague Eugene Tunik, Ph.D., PT, $1.3 million to continue helping people recover from the debilitating effects of a stroke. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Helping people recover from the debilitating effects of a stroke is an immensely complex challenge that requires deep knowledge of neurophysiology as well as effective therapy. Advancing such knowledge to improve therapeutic options and outcomes has been the primary focus of...

2014-07-25 23:00:54

Harbor VIllage Florida reports on Louisiana recognizing dangers of synthetic marijuana. USA (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 As reported by the New Orleans Advocate in the article Use of Dangerous Synthetic Marijuana Increasing (7/3), the state of Louisiana has recently seen a large increase in people using synthetic marijuana, more so even than cocaine. Officials believe the increase is due to a misconception that the drug is safe because it's a “form” of marijuana. However, both doctors...

2014-07-21 23:09:14

Dr. Kathleen Mojas has been helping clients update their mind maps for success, love and even better health for 20 years. Although positive thinking has its place in self-help, it is simply not enough to override the limiting mind maps that most of us carry around in the unconscious. Beverly Hills, California (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Dr. Kathleen Mojas, a Beverly Hills psychologist celebrating 20 years in private practice, explains why thinking positive is not enough. “We may consciously...

2014-07-16 16:23:55

20,000 people have taken free online memory checkup since May launch TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - A free online brain health assessment for Canadians worried about their memory reached a milestone today. Cogniciti Inc. reports that 20,000 people have taken the memory checkup after seeing news stories announcing the launch of the free test. While not a diagnostic tool, the 20-minute assessment (available at www.cogniciti.com) is like a temperature check for the mind that will help a person...

2014-07-16 04:21:29

ATTN: Please refer to www.alz.org/aaic/press.asp or call (312) 335-4078 for individual stories included here that were presented before Wednesday, July 16, and have come off embargo. COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New studies reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2014 (AAIC® 2014) in Copenhagen cover the spectrum of Alzheimer's disease and dementia research. Data includes advances in early detection and diagnosis, identifying...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.