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Cómo explicar el Alzheimer a los niños

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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Todo sobre la memoria

All about memory


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) We tend to think of our intellectual capacities as single chunks and yet abilities such as memory are rather a structure made up of different compartments. All of them are…

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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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Olor a parkinson

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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10 ejercicios de estimulación cognitiva para personas con Parkinson

10 Cognitive Stimulation Activities for People with Parkinson’s Disease


NeuronUP has cognitive stimulation exercises to train the cognitive functions most frequently affected in people with Parkinson’s disease: attention, visuospatial skills, information processing speed and, especially, executive function. Cognitive Stimulation Activities for People with Parkinson’s…

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Investigación concluye cambios neuropsicológicos y en el volumen de sustancia gris en pacientes con esclerosis múltiple tras una terapia de rehabilitación cognitiva asistida por ordenador con NeuronUP

Neuropsychological and Brain Grey Matter Volume Chances after Computered-Assited Cognitive Treatment in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis


Authors Julio Plata-Bello, *María Yaiza Pérez-Martín, Montserrat González-Platas, Víctor Fajardo-Santana, Kritsia Sinay Fumero-Revetti Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Universitario de Canarias, San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Spain *Correspondence to [email protected] Disclosure The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Citation EMJ…

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Pintando el alzhéimer

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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6 ejercicios para mejorar la memoria

6 activities to improve memory


“Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us”, Oscar Wilde once wrote. Memory is the storage of information and personal experiences. It gives us the capability to learn and adapt. Thanks to…

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