Two additional risk factors for PTSD (one surprising; one mundane)

Two additional risk factors for PTSD (one surprising; one mundane)

Being ambidextrous is pretty useful as a member of your Little League team, but it turns out to be not...
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Why not fix it BEFORE it breaks?

Why not fix it BEFORE it breaks?

An article in the New York Times published about two weeks ago mirrored by an article in the AARP Bulletin...
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What is wrong with American schools?  Part 2

What is wrong with American schools? Part 2

There are too many answers to this question, and in a sense, THAT'S what's wrong. I used this 'headline' as...
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Racing through life!

Racing through life!

Race car driving was the last thing Marilyn Kays expected to be doing at the age of 63. Her late...
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Creating a representation of the world when you can’t see it

Creating a representation of the world when you can’t see it

Dan has been making a lot of comments and asking a lot of questions, and I thought I'd take a...
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I think, therefore I am

I think, therefore I am

There are several highly-ordered neurological representations of the surfaces of your body within a cortical region called "S1", which occupies...
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Pride in reading

Pride in reading

In an earlier blog, I recommended that you look at "Children of the Code" as a reference for gaining a...
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Red, red wine

Red, red wine

Alcohol is our best-studied neurotoxin. You can pickle a brain in booze. At somewhat lower concentrations that are quite easily...
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