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Get smarter by zapping your brain?

Get smarter by zapping your brain?

If you want to increase your intelligence and reaction times then a simple solution is now at hand – pick up an electrical brain stimulation kit (now readily available on the internet) and zap away! By using transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) you can increase your brain power by ‘20-40%’ and even reduce stress and […]

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Stendhal Syndrome

Stendhal Syndrome

Stendhal syndrome is a psychosomatic disorder that a person experiences when viewing particularly beautiful art or a large amount of art in one place. The syndrome is typified by a rapid heartbeat, dizziness, fainting, confusion and hallucinations when the sufferer is exposed to these strong pieces of artwork. The syndrome is named after the author […]

A new clinical approach to Alzheimer’s?

A new clinical approach to Alzheimer’s?

With the population around the world expected to live longer the number of dementia sufferers is also expected to increase dramatically. There is still no effective treatment for Alzheimer ’s disease, especially in terms of slowing it down or reversing it, research towards preventative measures have become even more important. Clinical strategies now focus on […]