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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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resiliencia -resilience

What is resilience?


“I am a fortunate man. Nothing in my life has been easy” (Sigmund Freud)  In life, sooner or later, we all deal with difficult events: the illness or death of a loved one, a romantic…

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Rehabilitación de atención selectiva - Rehabilitation of selective attention

Rehabilitation of selective attention


Attention is a complex cognitive function that has been researchedfromseveral scientific fields—from neuropsychology to cognitive neurosciencevia psychometrics and even electrophysiology. This has resulted in the development of multiple models that attempt to explain this ability…

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