You Decide The Topics of the Presentations of NeuronUP Academy 2019!!!


NeuronUP Academy is one year old and here at NeuronUP we want to celebrate this anniversary by making you part of its new edition. We want you decide the topics for the presentations and the…

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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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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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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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Lateralidad cruzada y dificultades de aprendizaje - Crossed laterality and learning difficulties

Crossed laterality and learning difficulties


 What is laterality? Laterality is the distribution of functions across the two cerebral hemispheres. The preference for one side of the body over the other (right or left) to perform actions depends on this distribution….

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La identidad del cuidador frente a la enfermedad del Alzheimer

The Caregiver’s identity in the face of Alzheimer’s disease


Identity is the set of characteristics that a person has and that distinguishes them from others. Without identity, we do not exist. This is what happens to the primary caregivers of patients with Alzheimer’s: they…

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Funciones Cognitivas

Cognitive abilities or functions: definition, examples, and exercises for improving them


Cognition or cognitive functions are mental processesthat allow us to receive, process and elaborate information. They allow individuals to have an active role in the processes of interaction, perception, and comprehension of the environment, which in turn…

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Cognitive rehabilitation activities for children with ADHD


We have already talked about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of ADHD and today, on the occasion of ADHD World Awareness Day, NeuronUP recommends cognitive rehabilitation activities for children with ADHD. The following exercises are mainly focused on executive…

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Rehabilitación neuropsicológica en la enfermedad de Parkinson - Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease - Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s disease


What is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the most common neurodegenerative movement disorder, with studies reporting prevalence between 108-207 per 100,000 in Europe. Although a pure genetic origin can be demonstrated in a minority…

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1. ACTIVIDADES PARA LA REHABILITACION NEUROPSICOLÓGICA EN PACIENTES CON AFASIA DE BROCA Activities for the neuropsychological rehabilitation in patients with Broca’s aphasia

Activities for the neuropsychological rehabilitation in patients with Broca’s aphasia


Language is the ability enabling humans to communicate with others by means of sounds, signs and symbols used to name the objects in the outside world, their actions, characteristics, and the connections between them. Language…

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