According to evidence derived from empirical research, it is apparent that the human body contains millions of neurotransmitters that link the brain to the body.
The limbic system of the brain is responsible for the expression of emotional feelings whereas the thalamus is responsible for the release of hormones in response to stimuli such as stress and the general behavior [...]
In terms of the measured outcomes, no differences were observed for the two treatment approaches due to the lack of a normalized method of establishing the appropriate pressure to produce the desired results.
The fact is that the secondary injury caused by dysautoregulation of brain vessels might contribute to the decreased cerebral perfusion pressure and the loss of CBF autoregulation.
The articles reviewed in the scope of this paper indicate that haplogroups alone are too broad a topic to satisfactorily explain the development and progression of HD.
A mutated UBE3A gene can lead to the development of the Angelman syndrome in children depending on the parents' inheritance of this gene.
A concussion is a type of a mild traumatic brain injury that correlates with unfavorable changes in brain function, including the loss of consciousness and the incidents of mental health problems.
The estimated global prevalence of Alzheimer's disease is 50 million and is projected to triple by 2050 due to growth in the older generation. According to Alzheimer's Association, AD is the fifth-ranking killer of persons [...]
To make sure that the autistic behavior of mice is affected by digestive disorders, the scholars injected the bacterium Bacteroides fragilis into the rodents, which is used in the experimental treatment of diseases of the [...]
Teplan emphasizes that the brain emits different brainwaves concurrently, allowing the EEG to capture the readings each time. According to the author, placing the EEG on scalps to capture the waves with varying characteristics can [...]
The symptoms of autism are noticeable in the early years of childhood. Occupational therapy is one of the non-educational interventions used to assist kids with autism.
Once nurses identify the symptoms of learning disability in a patient with epilepsy, they refer them to the relevant caregivers for treatment.
The current literature review is dedicated to the mechanisms for speech production and their implications in the field of neuroscience. The authors note that the speech sound map performs three crucial functions: promoting the discrete [...]
Thus, the higher the number of repeats is, the more likely it is that a patient will reveal the symptoms of the condition at an earlier age.
In this case study, the investigator focused on ischemic stroke, one of the most common types of stroke in the world.
When the nerve is damaged, the immune cells of the body start to attack the nervous system. The cause of multiple sclerosis is yet to be known.
NMO is a form of autoimmune disorder, and based on the nature of immune attacks, patients that suffered from the effects of Devic's disease are affected by autoimmune attacks on the optic nerves and the [...]
The increased level of these neurotransmitters results in increased neuron activity in the body. That being the case, the affected individuals will be forced to consume high doses of coffee in order to increase the [...]
In the meantime, their opponents highlight that the beneficial aspects of the treatment course outweigh the risks related to the use of ultrasound equipment.
Moreover, the criticality of the situation is reflected in the fact that many people believe that a concussion can be obtained as a result of a serious collision solely, but it is not so.
The purpose of this literature review is to examine how and why constant hits to the head or concussions cause chronic traumatic encephalopathy in retired NFL players.
Hypothalamus is the part of the brain that is affected by the condition; with the lack of hypocretins deteriorating alertness and preventing rapid eye movement sleep from occurring at the right time. It is also [...]
Besides, it was established that people with insomnia are inclined to overestimate the negative effect of sleeping disorder and underestimate the total time of sleep.
The next stage in brain development is the formation of the neural tube. The main threat of microcephaly is that no definite treatment can be offered to children.
The purpose of this research was to make a comparison between cerebral activities that are associated with voluntary movements and those associated with motor stereotypes.
Furthermore, the fact that one inherits the gene of mutation does not guarantee that the person will develop the ALS symptoms.
As a rule, they are satisfied by the members of the family that is why the main activity that the nurse is to consider is educating them.
However, in babies with spina bifida, the neural tube develops improperly and fails to close, therefore, leaving a gap that causes complications that affect the spinal cord and the spine.
The disease is ranked among the most common of the main diseases that affect the motor system and impair movement. In fact, the resting tremor that is observed in the finger occurs when the patient [...]
According to the Alzheimer's Association, this condition is the sixth leading cause of lethal outcomes in the United States. The most frequent symptoms of Alzheimer's disease include problems with memory, reasoning, thinking processes, perception, and [...]
The nervous system, as component of the body system, is constituted in a manner that allows for vital recovery and resilience after critical functions are affected by injuries in an adult brain.
First, it is possible to compare the regions of the brain involved in the social functioning, the activity, and the system of mirror neurons.
The mechanism of Parkinson's disease affects the production of dopamine by the substantia nigra and, this tendency occurs due to the death or degeneration of the neurons that are situated in the basal ganglia.
The genetic material in the chromosome 21 is responsible for the development of the disorder, and its symptoms appear at the infantry stage of development.
The above imply that many questions are still unanswered with respect to the kinds of sleep complaints affecting undergraduates and the impact on their psychological health.
Nevertheless, resting on the great importance of the given issue, there is a great number of articles and works devoted to the investigation of the main aspects of the functioning of the brain and the [...]
It was established further that blood flow from other parts of the body to the brain is changes whenever an individual engages in gambling, which is similar to the intake of cocaine.
Ethanol found in alcohol is believed to be the main cause of brain defects in the fetus; it affects the glial cells; research and experiments have should that glia cells are affected by neurotoxic agents.
The main task of the research was to present the description of the cortical anatomy and the time course of the selective attentional processes with the help of their imaging.
The doctors alleged, "The accident caused damage to brain structures leading to Gage behaving differently". The examination helped the doctors to understand how the different segments of the brain support cognitive functions.
According to the medical theory, the somatic nervous control refers to all voluntary body movements while autonomic system regulates involuntary impulses of a human body.
In this regard, it is important to note that, the body has three main sets of neurons, namely: the sensory, interneuron, and motor neurons.
At first, it is important to discuss the history of this case as well as the symptoms displayed by the patient.Dr.P.was a music teacher who had difficulties in recognizing the faces of students and colleagues; [...]
According to Bernstein, the accuracy or inaccuracy of the sensory information is dependent on the functionality of the human senses. The accuracy of sensory information is trusted by people; for example, smelling smoke denotes the [...]
It can be considered that the government has failed to recognize the importance of such an establishment until recently According to CNN, the US president has launched a $100 million funding for the establishment of [...]
It should be mentioned that the exposure to language is crucial for the linguistic growth of a child. This is one of the main aspects that can be identified.
The approaches should ensure that necessary preventive and curative measures are put in place to facilitate the process of eradicating the disease that is causing immense sleep related complications.
TBI is catalogued according to the severity and mechanism of the damage. However, in Mary's case, the predictive value of the eye and verbal elements of the GCS scale was significant because she was able [...]
The effect of the nerve in relation to the motion sickness is the migraines that accompany the condition. Despite the need to use the parameters in motion sickness to assess the condition, the main challenge [...]
This is due to disruption of the sleep cycle. Based on the negative effects of sleep deprivation, there is need to manage this disorder among Americans.
This research paper compares and contrasts the effectiveness of pharmacological interventions such as the administration of Levodopa, Carbidopa, anticholinergics, and other drugs; the deep brain stimulation surgical therapy, and the cognitive-behavioral patient education programs in [...]
It is also supposed to be genetic and those with the history of the condition are supposedly a 23-65 percent likelihood of having a child with dyslexia.
Educational neuroscience plays the significant role of emphasizing the overall understanding of the various codes of neuroscience as it is applied in the modern world of scientific study of the human mind and the brain.
Moreover, the disease affects the brain to the extent of the victim losing the larger part of his conscious mind. Third stage is the examination and definition of the dimensions of the crisis where the [...]
In the course of their research, Fowler et al, further noted that the reason of a child getting the autosomal recessive is the inheritance of the gene that is defected.
The combination of the two increases the risk of a patient already suffering from Parkinson's disease. In most cases, dysphagia is referred to as the presenting feature of the Parkinson's disorder.
The seizures are momentary disturbances of brain function that are caused by the spontaneous and excessive discharge of neurons in the brain.
Of fundamental importance to this research paper is the realization that the amount of sleep that an individual gets is one of the internal factors that influence his or her own capacity to handle stress.
For instance, one is to keep in mind that Broca's aphasia is characterized by the so-called telegraphic speech; while Wernicke's aphasia seems to represent the opposite state, when a person's speech is not low, grammar [...]
The effects of Alzheimer's disease can be controlled by early detection. Most studies are based on the effects of drug therapy mild Alzheimer's patients.
Recently the government formed a team of scientist and tasked the team with the task of determining the possibility of finding a cure for the disease.
The first one is called the left hemisphere while the second one is called the right hemisphere depending on the orientation of the person.
Injuries caused to the brain occur following a violent impact that "causes the brain to collide with the inside of the skull" which results in disruptions in the operations of the brain.
While scientists are at a loss explaining the varying sleeping habits of different animals, they do concede that sleep is crucial and a sleeping disorder may be detrimental to the health and productivity of a [...]
It may also lead to the anomalous lobation of the lungs and the shortening of the intestines. It is also evident that consumption of this vitamin may contribute to reduction of occurrence of this disease [...]
According to the research, every child of an infected person has a 50 per cent probability of getting the mutated gene and thus being infected by the disease. There are medicines that are helpful in [...]
On the other hand, the left part of the brain carries out thinking in a logical, rational and objective way. On the same note, the left hemisphere controls the sensory activities and the right motor.
This paper is a response meant to educate a patient diagnosed with Parkinson's disease on the causes and treatment of the disease.
The significance of a positive Babinski finding in an adult trauma patient is that indicates a dysfunction within the central nervous system of the patient.
Melatonin plays a significant role in the circadian control of sleep as well as in restraining the development of malignant cells.
According to documented research, Alzheimer's disease is the primary cause of dementia affecting close to half a million people in the United Kingdom and five million in the United States.
C's condition is not likely to affect the relationship between her and her relatives if they are sensible toward her. C is to take her to a nursing home for the elderly.
The most remarkable feature of the disease is the loss of ability to remember events in an individual's life. According to the latter hypothetical medical study, it has been exemplified that the presence of deposits [...]
In the aspect of genetic factors, many cases of MS are attributed to the genetic makeup of an individual. The autoimmune disorders eventually cause demyelination of the nerves in the body leading to the development [...]
Over the years, Levodopa has become the preferred drug for the treatment of motor signs and symptoms of PD. To counter this effect, a combination therapy of levodopa and doperminergic agonists has been suggested in [...]
The dictionary definition of the word insomnia is the inability to sleep or stay asleep for an adequate length of time, another version of this definition is the inability to have the standard amount of [...]
However, a number of reasons lead people to believe in the accuracy of inaccuracy of sensory information. This leads to poor reception and interpretation of stimuli, which affects the accuracy of sensory data.
The effect of the motor vehicle accidents that leads to traumatic brain injuries results from biological properties of the brain that demands coordination among cells of the brain.
Through his interactions with several blind people and reading their memoirs he has come to the conclusion that there is a rich interconnectedness and interactions of the sensory organs of the brain.
Since the sex chromosomes are not involved in the production of this disease, both men and women are equally susceptible to Huntington's disease The gene that causes huninton's disease is dominant which means that only [...]
In this paper, we are going to discuss the methods of pain control based on the Gate Control Theory and how the Gate Control Theory relates to cultural explanations regarding the sensation of pain.
The future research must focus on the analysis of the spiritual and emotional aspects of Parkinson's disease and possible ways to improve psychological, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing of elderly people with PD.
This paper is set to synthesize the evolution sleep in animals, its benefits and the recent knowledge that is linked to this natural phenomenon of near unconsciousness."A Third of Life" addressed what is sleep and [...]
A neuron on the other hand is a special type of nerve that is responsible for the reception, processing and transmission of information throughout the cells of the body.
In his further studies to establish the functional map of the brain, Sperry supposes the existence of two nature of thought, namely the verbal and the non-verbal, which have their basis in the left and [...]
Studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of occupational therapy in patients with multiple sclerosis as they assist in managing the symptoms but have failed to provide efficacies of the evidence based methods.
On the other hand, Dyssomnia relates to sleep disorders that develop as a result of lack of adequate sleep. In some cases, antidepressants have been used to cure sleep disorders that are as a result [...]
The paper also holds up the notion that, today it is important to control the sleeping patterns, to conform to the lifestyle demands. The drugs are mainly used generally to reduce the sleep delays, thus [...]
It is possible to replace a traumatic memory with a pleasant one then take a brief moment of sleep to reinforce the pleasant memory.
The brain changes are the same in both men and women suffering from Alzheimer's disease. There is also a significant increase in the death of the neurons leading to the shrinking of the affected regions.
In their article "Brain Plasticity and Behavior", Kolb, Gibb, and Robinson explain the nature of brain plasticity, consider the possible factors that lead to brain change, and arrive to the conclusion about the importance of [...]