Annoying Neighbors and the Amygdala

I’m having problems with my neighbors. They moved into the apartment above me about a year ago, and ever since then, they’ve been getting me pretty angry. I don’t know why exactly, but for some ungodly reason they are up … READ MORE>>

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How to Raise Responsible Teens

It’s not uncommon to hear parents of teenagers bemoaning the lack of responsibility and maturity that their children exhibit. As kids get older and enter into the teenage years, it becomes more apparent that they’re actually approaching adulthood, whether they’re … READ MORE>>

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Brain Pacemakers to Treat Alzheimer’s?

On January 22, 2013, we learned from Ohio State Medical News that during a five-hour surgery last October at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Kathy Sanford became the first Alzheimer’s patient in the United States to have a … READ MORE>>

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Kubla!

I have a cat and her name is Kubla. She is part of the feline sister duo otherwise known as Kubla & Khan, and one of the cat quartet living in my house. Over the years, my husband and I … READ MORE>>

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Communicating with Your Teen: Tips from an Unusual Source

Parents might find communication tips with their teens from an unlikely source. A new study from the University of Arizona which looked into using text messaging to deliver educational information about nutrition and physical activity to teens found that most … READ MORE>>

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IBREA’s World Youth Leadership Program – Generation 3

The International Brain Education Association (IBREA) held its third World Youth Leadership Program from January 6-12, 2013 in New York City. Spending half the time in New York City where they met with many officials from various organizations and country … READ MORE>>

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Massage Me To Health And Happiness, Please!

I don’t know why, but I am very accident-prone. I mean that sincerely, I can fall and break my leg while lying down on a flat surface; it’s one of my many talents. So of course, I am currently injured. … READ MORE>>

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Joy versus Child: Communication Techniques for Parents

As a mother of twin four-year-old girls, I often encounter behaviors in my children that remind me of our emotional and intellectual complexity. It is because of this complexity we often find ourselves in conflicts and struggles. One daughter insists … READ MORE>>

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Energy Drinks and Stroke? What You Should Know from Stroke Expert Patrick Lyden, MD

Dr. Patrick Lyden is a highly respected neurologist who has conducted extensive research into cerebrovascular disease and potential treatments for stroke. He is Chair of the Department of Neurology and holds the Carmen and Louis Warschaw Chair in Neurology at … READ MORE>>

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