Sunday, November 25, 2012

Alzheimer's Disease

From today's Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:

A Life Hijacked: Alzheimer's takes bigger toll on former pilot
November 25, 2012 12:08 am
By Gary Rotstein / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
<a href="http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/neighborhoods-north/a-life-hijacked-alzheimers-takes-bigger-toll-on-former-pilot-663524/?print=1">Read the article</a>

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Applications of "Deep Learning" (New York Times)

Upcoming Event: "Over The Hill" (10 December 2012, Brighton)

A talk by Tim Andrews and a look at "Over The Hill: A Photographic Journey"

See website for information:

Ethics in Performance

Charlie Rose: Parkinson's and Huntington's Diseases

An excellent episode of his brain series:
http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/12408

Friday, November 23, 2012

Hemispatial Neglect (Video)

Sunday, November 18, 2012

NPR "Fresh Air": Oliver Sacks Talks About Hallucinations

The Music of the Human Brain

This is Your Brain "Freestyling"

A press release from the NIH, from 15 November 2012:

http://www.nih.gov/news/health/nov2012/nidcd-15.htm

Saturday, November 17, 2012

"Redefining Dementia in Denmark" From the CBC

The CBC show, "The Sunday Edition," has an excellent feature 0n 18 November 2012 called "Redefining Dementia in Denmark."

It can be heard at the link below and via their podcast.

The Sunday Edition