5 películas sobre enfermedades neurodegenerativas-el-diario-de-noa

5 movies depicting neurodegenerative diseases


Movies provide us with stories of fantasy, comedy, adventure, or drama. Movies are much more than simple entertainment. Cinema is a fundamental tool to raise awareness about adverse real-life situations. Health problems and illnesses are…

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Parkinson’s smell


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) Of the five senses, smelling is perhaps the least valued nowadays, even when we all have strong emotional memories associated with some odor. For example, we all remember our grandparents’…

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pintando el alzheimer

Painting Alzheimer’s


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) All artists sign their work, however, by the end of 1999, William Utermohlen could barely remember his signature. Born in Philadelphia (1933), William was a famous American artist living in…

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Reserva cognitiva

Cognitive reserve: what are we talking about when we talk about it?


There are those who say that, if the previous century was the century of genetics, the current century is that of the brain. Certainly, as the years of these first decades have gone by, we…

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Celebrities with neurological and mental disorders

Celebrities with neurological and mental disorders


Whether you are rich or poor, famous or not, we can all be affected by illness. Athletes, politicians, actors, singers, etc.: illness does not discriminate. Today, we will address the neurological and mental disorders suffered…

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diferencias entre la esclerosis múltiple y la esclerosis lateral amiotrófica

Multiple Sclerosis vs. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: How do they differ?


Nowadays there is considerable confusion between Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Most people think it is the same disease but in fact, they are very different, even though both are neurodegenerative diseases…

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El neuropsicólogo Ramón Fernández de Bobadilla responde las dudas pendientes sobre su ponencia

The neuropsychologist Ramón Fernández de Bobadilla addresses the unanswered questions from his presentation


On September 25th, the neuropsychologist Ramón Fernández de Bobadilla gave a free online presentation at NeuronUP Academy on cognitive rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease. After his talk, a question and answer period was held, but due to time limits…

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Estimulación cognitiva - cogntiive stimulation

Cognitive stimulation


Cognitive stimulation involves a range of activities aimed at maintaining or improving cognitive function. It targets cognitive domains such as orientation, attention, memory, language, executive functions, gnosis, praxis, visuospatial skills, social cognition, etc. Cognitive stimulation…

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