Monthly Archives: April 2017

The History of Brain Mapping

Brain mapping is an incredibly valuable tool. Brain mapping measures the electrical output of the brain through EEG sensors. Many people have heard of EKG for the heart. We know EKG is often used to determine if a person has suffered a heart attack. EEG is very similar but for the brain. Certain highs and […]

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Why am I tired?

7 of The Most Common Reason You Stay Tired

One of the most common complaints we hear from our adult patient base is fatigue. We often hear that people are tired all the time, no matter what they do. Many have to survive on caffeine to make it through the day. Here is a list […]

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Brain Fitness: The 21st Century Way To Work Out

For many years people have worked out their body in an attempt to lose weight, gain muscle, increase cardiovascular fitness or to just look better. Free weights, weight machines, cross training, stairsteppers, ellipticals, etc. There is nothing wrong with working out for those specific reasons. Almost all of us have done that at one point […]

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What Is The Big Deal About Artificial Sweeteners?

Many of us are trying not to put things into our body that can harm us. At the same time, many of us are watching our calories. I understand not wanting to drink your calories but still wanting to enjoy the taste of what you are drinking. Lets discuss our options today. What might be […]

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ADHD- Type 1

There are 7 types of ADD (attention deficit disorder) or ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). For many years, it was thought that there was only one brain pattern that defined ADHD. It was the work of Dr. Daniel Amen that made the world realize there are several different forms. Type 1 or Classic ADHD has […]

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Our Limbic Lobe: The Caveman Brain

There are several important parts to the human brain. Many deal with functions that are necessary for life. Many act as filters to help modulate the stronger areas of the brain. Our frontal lobe, the boss of the brain, acts as a filter or gate to the deeper limbic lobe of the brain.

The limbic lobe […]

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