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I am a huge fan of the sci-fi genre. I have read Cat’s Cradle, Ender’s Game, and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and seen movies like 2001: A Space Odyssey and The Matrix more times than I care to … Continue reading
When I have a lot on my mind I go for a long run to clear my head. Clearing the mind of anxieties, fears, and thoughts is therapeutic and we all have outlets that can help us. Some people chase … Continue reading
Panelists at an International Neuroethics Society event tackled complex and difficult questions about treating patients in a vegetative or minimally conscious state.
In the October issue of the Report on Progress, titled “Why is Sleep So Important?,” Giulio Tononi, M.D., Ph.D., and Chiara Cirelli, M.D., Ph.D., discuss the effects sleep has on the human brain. The sleeping brain is almost as active as … Continue reading