heminegligencia - Hemineglect,

Hemineglect: The Half of Everything


How many times have you gone to the fridge or the closet looking for something specific, and even though you had what you were looking for right in front of you, you didn’t see it?…

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terapia ocupacional - Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy: Characteristics, goals, and functions


Occupational Therapy (OT) is a health profession recognized by law (Law 44/2003 of 21 November on the Regulation of Health Professions); entry to occupational therapy practice requires specific university-level education. Occupational therapists, as members of…

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Fichas de atención y memoria para niños - Worksheets for improving attention and memory in children and adults

Worksheets for improving attention and memory in children and adults


Worksheets for improving attention and memory are vital when training these cognitive functions in both children and adults. But why is it important to train attention and memory? Attention is the ability that allows us to…

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autismo y cerebro - Autism and the Brain

Autism and the Brain


Autism is a developmental neurobiological disorder that manifests itself during the first three or four years of life and lasts throughout a person’s lifetime. Although each autistic syndrome is different in its symptomatology, this disorder…

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Exercises for Stroke Patients Ejercicios de rehabilitación después de un ictus

Exercises for Stroke Patients


Cognitive rehabilitation is crucial for recovery after stroke. Therefore, here we provide you with some exercises for stroke patients , perfect for rehabilitation professionals to work with stroke victims. Exercises for stroke Patients As explained…

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rehabilitación-cognitiva-ictus - Cognitive - Rehabilitation - Stroke

Cognitive Rehabilitation after a Stroke


Stroke is a cerebrovascular disease that occurs when a blood vessel supplying blood to the brain bursts or is clogged by a blood clot or some other particle. If the blood supply which carries oxygen…

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Dyslexia: meaning, symptoms, types and dyslexic activities


Dyslexia is a specific learning disorder characterized by an impaired ability to recognize words, slow and hesitantreading, and poor reading comprehension. This neurodevelopmental disorder is estimated to affect approximately one in ten children, there by…

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explicar el Alzheimer a los niños - Enfermedad del Alzheimer - Explaining Alzheimer’s Disease to Children

Explaining Alzheimer’s Disease to Children


Every July 26th Grandparents Day is celebrated to pay tribute to the vital role grandparents play in families. At NeuronUP, we would like to take this opportunity to discuss the difficult task of explaining Alzheimer’s disease to…

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memoria corporizada - embodied cognition

Embodied memory: The influence of body posture on autobiographical memory


In cognitive science, everyone seems to be talking about embodied cognition; a concept involving the claim that states of the body modify states of the mind [1]. As seen in a previous post, it has…

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Carla A. Carvalho Gómez - Hablemos de Neurociencia - Let’s talk about Neuroscience]

We talk about Neuroscience with ‘Hablemos de Neurociencia’ [Let’s talk about Neuroscience]


“Working to ensure that science is no longer a bargaining chip”. With this noble and ambitious goal in mind, the project Hablemos de Neurociencia was founded in 2015, a website that aims at bringing the broad and…

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