Brain Plasticity

The Discovery Channel tells the story of Jody Miller, who had half her brain removed at three years of age due to a rare condition that caused constant seizures and disruption to the brain’s electrical system. After the surgery, her brain was able to start...

What is brain plasticity?

Brain plasticity refers to the fact that the human brain is capable of forming new neuronal pathways throughout one’s lifetime. Previously thought to be hard-wired and fixed for life, neuroscientists now know that the brain is constantly changing and that it is...

Walk to Fight Diabetes…Literally

It turns out that when you “Walk to Fight Diabetes,” at least in Tucson anyway, that you’re actually walking off the calories the American Diabetes Association has loaded on you at the event in the form of a free lunch. And money earned probably...

The Incredible Brooke Landau

Is it possible to recover from severe, chronic late stage neuro-lyme disease? Brooke Landau is living testimony that one can recover from late stage lyme disease. Her 14-year struggle with lyme disease included paralysis from the waist down and neck up and loss of...