One of the most interesting efforts targeting the development of anti-aging drugs stems from research conducted at Harvard that led...Read More
How long-lived was your dad?
December 15, 2022
A recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences led by a UCSF scientist Wen-Chi Hsueh has...Read More
When brain injury hits home
November 15, 2022
Because my research has focused on the neuroscience of rehabilitation for several decades, I have received hundreds of email messages,...Read More
Special Challenges Of Adolescence
October 15, 2022
We haven't spent much time at this site discussing the neurological parallels of human adolescence. Let's begin by reflecting on...Read More
Marsupials and Beavers and Gliders, Oh My!
September 15, 2022
I'm in Evans Head, a beautiful small town on the north coast of New South Wales in Australia this morning,...Read More
Important update on risk factors contributing to PTSD onset!
August 15, 2022
In our last entry on this subject, we summarized risk factors for PTSD onset as follows: "You just DON'T want...Read More
Therapeutically reliving and elaborating your traumatic experiences CAN be harmful
July 15, 2022
In the June 18th, 2007 issue of Newsweek, Sharon Begley wrote an opinion column that must have raised a few...Read More
The “computer game syndrome”!
June 15, 2022
You may have heard that the AMA recently decided that a child's "addiction" to computer games should, in the extreme,...Read More