El deporte, el mejor aliado de nuestro cerebro - Exercise is our brain's best ally

Exercise is our brain’s best ally


Physical activity and mental health It is known that exercising regularly has multiple beneficial effects for our bodies.Specifically, physical activity improveshealth and is fundamental to preventing disease. The physicalbenefits of exerciseare well known: maintaining a…

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Compound Serotonin Receptor Shows Encouraging Results in Schizophrenia Patients - serotonina y esquizofrenia

Compound Serotonin Receptor Shows Encouraging Results in Schizophrenia Patients


Schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder with no definite cure yet. It means that someone suffering from the disease will have to endure it for their entire life with only a few ways to manage….

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Neurociencia y Psicología - Neuroscience and Psychology

El País presents the Neuroscience and Psychology collection


Understanding our minds helps us know ourselves better. Given this premise, the Spanish newspaper El País presents the Neurociencia y Psicología (“ Neuroscience and Psychology ”) collection, which brings together experts in both fieldsto offer…

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esquizofrenia - schizophrenia

Social functioning in schizophrenia


Interpersonal difficulties have been widely described in individuals with psychosis spectrum disorders and, specifically, they are a major feature of schizophrenia. The most common social deficits include, for example, problems in conversing, managing conflict, or…

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Lucía Zumárraga will be NeuronUP Academy´s next speaker!


Following the success of Pablo Duque´s presentation, held on 24 January and dedicated of transdisciplinarity, NeuronUP Academy plans to continue throughout 2018 with different free cognitive and rehabilitation training sessions The neuropsychologist Lucía Zumárraga will…

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traumatismo craneoencefálico y su rehabilitación neuropsicológica

Neuropsychological rehabilitation of executive functions following traumatic brain injury


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a critical public health problem due to both its high mortality rates and the disabilities experienced by TBI survivors such as cognitive, emotional, familial, social and occupational difficulties that affect…

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La neuroeducación un nuevo reto educativo - A new educational challenge: How does a child’s brain work? Neuroeducation

A new educational challenge: How does a child’s brain work?


For decades, educators have been teaching and educating without knowing the neural connections formed in children at each developmental stage. During their academic and professional training, educators spend part of their time planning, programming, and…

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Aplicaciones de la neuromodulación en neurorrehabilitación - Applications of neuromodulationin neurorehabilitation tDCS

Applications of neuromodulation in neurorehabilitation


More than a century of research showed that solving the nine-dot problem was impossible. The exercise involves connecting all nine dots with four straight lines. Difficulty in solving the problem remained even after giving hints,extended…

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El Cerebro Sexual Neurociencia y diferencias ligadas al sexo - The Sexual Brain: Neuroscience and sex-related differences

The Sexual Brain: Neuroscience and sex-related differences


The origin of brain sexuality It is common knowledge that there are anthropomorphic differences between women and men depending onsex. Not only are there biological differences between males and females, but recent neuroscience research has…

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Nueva serie para niños con daño cerebral POPI & PEPA - New series for kids with brain injury POPI & PEPA

New series for kids with brain injury: POPI & PEPA


The Fundación DACER presents Popi&Pepa, an audiovisual animated series aimed at children who are hospitalized as a result ofa brain injury. The series can be viewed on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3KghtgfcYeg The series for kids with brain…

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