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2014-03-05 08:26:39

New research challenges the traditional view of sleep paralysis NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep paralysis is a terrifying experience which causes people to become temporarily unable to move while falling asleep or waking and is accompanied by the sense of something evil in the room. Scientists have a number of, as yet, unproven theories about the origin of the hallucinations that accompany sleep paralysis, but do not know the exact cause of them and have...

Insomniacs Have More Active Brains And Greater Neuroplasticity Than Normal Sleepers
2014-03-01 05:04:47

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The movement-based part of an insomniac’s brain tends to be more active and demonstrate greater neuroplasticity than the same region in good sleepers, researchers from Johns Hopkins Medical Institution report in the March issue of the journal Sleep. Study leader Rachel E. Salas, an assistant professor of neurology at Johns Hopkins, and her colleagues found that the increased brain plasticity in the motor cortex of people with...

2014-02-27 23:37:34

During his visit to the Institute for the Psychological Sciences in Arlington on February 20, Dr. Moss spoke on the clinical biopsychological approach to psychotherapy integration Greenville, South Carolina (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Dr. Robert A. Moss provided an hour presentation on the cortical column brain code model and how this relates to psychological problems and treatment. Following a brief discussion of cortical microcircuitry, there was a discussion on how disruption of column...

2014-02-26 23:20:44

Rozek Law Offices Offers Brain Injury Victims a New, Free Resource to Help Them Find the Right Attorney to Represent Them Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Milwaukee Attorney, Randy Rozek, has authored a brand new informational booklet designed to help brain injury survivors and their families navigate the complex process of hiring an attorney following a brain injury. The Ultimate Guide to Hiring a Brain Injury Attorney is being offered to victims of brain injuries at no charge....

2014-02-26 16:28:49

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITCI) today announced Dr. Sharon Mates, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Cowen and Company 34(th) Annual Healthcare Conference on March 3, 2014 at 2:50 p.m. Eastern Time in Boston, MA. Dr. Mates will provide a corporate overview and business update. The live and archived webcast of the company presentation can be accessed under "Events and Presentations" in the...

2014-02-25 23:00:32

Mind Machines is rolling out their new online store featuring top devices in light and sound mind machines and brainwave entrainment technology. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Mind machines unveils their new online shopping experience in e-commerce solution for mind machine customers and brainwave entrainment enthusiasts. The new website and shopping cart system is fully compatible with mobile devices allowing users to browse articles, research equipment, and make purchases all...

2014-02-24 23:29:32

Joseph LeDoux of NYU, brain scientists and philosophers jam about the mind; acclaimed magician Mark Mitton ignites magic. The Bowery Electric has plenty of beers for brain science in Shift Communication's 1st Benefit Concert in New York City March 13, 2014 at 8 pm. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 What's one of the least likely, and coolest, places to hang with your professor during Brain Awareness Week? At The Bowery Electric, where Shift Communication's first benefit...

2014-02-20 23:30:55

Sports Brain will be showcasing two systems aimed at fighting the concussion crisis at the NFL Combine later this week at the Indiana Convention Center, Friday and Saturday, February 21st and 22nd, from 9 a.m. through 6 p.m. Deerfield, Illinois (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 “This is an opportunity for players, agents, team owners, athletic trainers, members of the press and other event attendees to learn firsthand the benefits of the two systems,” said Roy Kessel, Founder of Sports...

2014-02-19 23:00:34

Mind Machines is announcing their newly redesigned light and sound mind machine technology website. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Mind Machines is announcing the unveiling of their newly redesigned web portal promoting light and sound mind machine technology, high-tech relaxation gear, and self-meditation devices. The new mind machines.com website was unveiled today, Wednesday, February 19, 2014. “We feel that our newly redesigned site will better appeal to the public and...

2014-02-14 23:01:28

Results from Alpha BRAIN™ Pilot Study to Be Presented at the International Neuropsychological Society Annual Conference Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Results from a pilot study entitled “A Proof of Concept Study for a Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Parallel Group, Efficacy Study of Alpha BRAIN™ Administered Orally,” conducted by the Boston Center for Memory will be presented at the annual International Neuropsychological Society (INS) meeting in Seattle,...


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