Meth Users Show Similarity to Brain Injury Patients

Mental health professionals have long speculated about the various types of damage caused by meth addiction, and now research is catching up. This brief news articles from Yahoo states: “The belief that neurologic symptoms of methamphetamine use are due to structural damage to the brain is supported by current neuro-imaging research. Recent publications in the […]

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11 Steps to a Better Brain

Leave it to the bright minds at newscientist.com to come up with a list of clever tips and techniques for keeping your brain strong and healthy. Here’s a quick sample: “Until recently, a person’s IQ – a measure of all kinds of mental problem-solving abilities, including spatial skills, memory and verbal reasoning – was thought […]

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Unusual Neurological Syndromes

From the Resource Page for NLP and Neurology comes a fascinating glimps into the sometimes bizarre world of neurological syndromes. Consider this description of Fergoli’s Syndrome: “This is an extraordinary experience where the person misidentifies another person as someone who clearly he is not. Indeed, he may begin to see the same person everywhere he […]

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