How much sugar do you consume? The average American consumes about 152 pounds in one year!! That’s equal to 3 pounds (6 cups) per week. Can you imagine what that much sugar is doing to your brain and the rest of your body?
I recently discovered that this is one of the main searches in google for 2019. There certainly is a lot of confusion about this constellation of symptoms that have been named ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder). In my earlier years in pediatric practice, the name used for people who couldn’t concentrate or pay attention was
Neural therapy is a specialized process that facilitates the brain to heal itself. It is a combination of neurostimulation and neurofeedback. Neurostimulation involves different ways to help the brain function more optimally: Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation (tACS) Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) Transcranial Random Noise Stimulation (tRNS) Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (pEMF) Neurofeedback is a method
Now that more states are beginning to legalize the sale and consumption of marijuana, it is important to assess its safety, especially in our youth. Of course, there is conflicting data on whether the use of this drug has any potentially harmful effects. Some studies using imaging studies suggest regular use of marijuana in adolescence
There is an epidemic of cognitive issues in our population. It is sad to see so many people at a relatively young age develop signs of dementia. Yes, we may have slight decrease in cognitive ability as we age, but it should not be a major factor if we have established healthy life style choices.