Have Scientists Found the Root Cause of Autism?

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a common neuro-developmental condition affecting one in 68 people in the United States. It's generally understood that there is a genetic aspect to ASD (it often runs in families), though environmental triggers may also play a role. Recent studies by scientists in the Department of Neurosciences at Washington University School of [...]

By |November 29th, 2017|Neurological Study & Behaviour|0 Comments

The HeaducationUK Crusade to Improve Mental Health

HeaducationUK, launched by The Shaw Mind Foundation, along with key allies from the charity sector, mental health activists and clinical psychologists, is the national crusade for compulsory mental health education in the UK. The aim is to make mental health education (MHE) compulsory in every primary and secondary school in the UK. A petition raised earlier in the [...]

By |November 22nd, 2017|De-stress, Mental Health, Mindfulness|0 Comments

The Savant Syndrome: An Extraordinary Condition

Savant syndrome is a rare, but extraordinary, condition in which persons with serious mental disabilities, including autistic disorder, have some ‘island of genius’ which stands in marked, incongruous contrast to overall handicap. As many as one in 10 persons with autistic disorder have such remarkable abilities in varying degrees, although savant syndrome occurs in other [...]

By |September 19th, 2017|Neurological Study & Behaviour|0 Comments

Scientists Find “Evidence” of a Multidimensional Universe INSIDE our Brain

An exciting discovery has been made by scientists as they have uncovered that the human brain contains structures and shapes that may have up to eleven dimensions. Neuroscientists welcome the findings saying: “We have found a world that we had never imagined before.” With the help of mathematical methods of algebraic topology, scientists have fond [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Awareness, Neurological Study & Behaviour|0 Comments