CHANGING OUR MINDS ON BRAIN SCIENCE

In 2014, Americans are expected to spend a whopping 20% of their total income on their health. This will be a tremendous burden on the US economy, but it also has far reaching implications for healthcare itself. One particularly challenging … READ MORE>>

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Boston Marathon Bombing Triggered PTSD Symptoms in Veterans

In the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, 1918, hostility ceased between Germany and The Allies marking the unofficial end of World War I. The following year, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson named “Armistice Day” the first … READ MORE>>

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Implementing Empathy Activities to Combat Bullying with ADHD and Dyslexia Awareness

Over the past several years, numerous studies have emerged recognizing the rise in bullying among school-aged kids, particularly those with learning and behavioral disorders. According to a 2012 study in Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 46 percent of parents reported that their autistic … READ MORE>>

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Rhythm and the Runner

I’m no marathon runner by traditional standards. I can’t run 26 miles in a day. I’ve never even tried. But I’ve been known to do it in a week. Marathoner or not, I consider myself a part of the running … READ MORE>>

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