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WIN HEADACHE WITH ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture has long been used for treatment of headaches. But until recently it had not been clearly demonstrated to be useful in the treatment of headaches. Now, there are two large scientific review that changed since it was the one found that acupuncture helps people with temporary or even chronic tension headaches, the review are figured out, to prevent migraine headaches as well as medicines or even better. This type of alternative therapy works to affect the flow of energy, called chi, on the paths that lead through the body,…

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TEN HERBS FOR BETTER MEMORY

Many people memory loss associated with aging, we present you the ten herbs for better memory. But regardless of whether it is for occasional forgetfulness or loss of short-term memory, we must be aware that there are specific factors that may cause even at a young age, rather than memory loss attributed solely to the natural decline of cognitive functions. These causes include alcohol, drugs or tobacco, certain medicines, insomnia, stress and depression, lack of nutrients, head injury, stroke and dementia. Therefore we will in two parts presenting herbs that…

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TRAIN BRAIN-BOXES IN A FUN WAY

Even in the summer, we can not completely ignore cognitive abilities. Therefore, many read, especially during the holidays, solve crossword puzzles and the like. One interesting option is also solve puzzles and equations in the so-called escape room spaces that offer a different form of leisure. First in Slovenia was under the auspices of a Enigmarium and developed even across borders. Regular mental training allows faster thinking and improve the capacity of your memory. Why is this good? Because you make it easier to achieve your goals, assists in success…

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WHAT IS NEUROPATHIC PAIN?

Before the World Day against pain, the Association for the Promotion of healthy lifestyles and preventing chronic disease – Health highlighted the importance of early detection and treatment of neuropathic pain. It is a severe form of pain that is strong especially at night and is due to failure of the peripheral nervous system. Neuropathic pain is the result of damage to the central or peripheral nervous system, which is involved in the perception and transmission of pain. “Failure of the central nervous system that can cause neuropathic pain are…

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Dementia and Alzheimer’s: What Are the Differences?

Dementia Dementia is a syndrome, not a disease. A syndrome is a group of symptoms that doesn’t have a definitive diagnosis. Dementia is a group of symptoms that affects mental cognitive tasks such as memory and reasoning. Dementia is an umbrella term that Alzheimer’s disease can fall under. It can occur due to a variety of conditions, the most common of which is Alzheimer’s disease. People can have more than one type of dementia. This is known as mixed dementia. Often, people with mixed dementia have multiple conditions that may…

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Conditions of brain activity: Physiology of sleep

State of sleep Sleep is a state of unconsciousness from which the individual can wake up with sensory and other stimuli. There are two stages of sleep that occur alternating: phase bavnobranovo sleep and sleep phase with a whisk Eye – REM. Most concerning sleep phase bavnobranovo sleep. This is also a deep sleep when the nervous system most regenerate. Because it occurs in early spinjeto, especially after prolonged wakefulness.Bavnobranovoto sleep is characterized by reduction of peripheral vascular tone and other autonomic functions of the body; lowering blood pressure, breathing frequency and basal metabolism. Probably…

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How to recognize a stroke?

Brain stroke is the third most common cause of death in different countries, following coronary diseases and cancer. It affects 0.2% of the total a population, and is fatal in a third of cases. At least half of survived stroke permanently disabled, making stroke a major cause of long-term physical, cognitive, emotional, social and work disability. definition Stroke is a clinical syndrome characterized by acute loss of brain it suitable a function that takes 24 hours or leading to death. Is due to spontaneous bleeding into the brain parenchyma (intracerebral hemorrhage) or in…

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Diseases that are more common in women than in men

  Most illnesses prefer to choose age, to appear in childhood or in old age, others prefer to appear in people with white or black color, but today we will pay attention to diseases that choose sex or diseases affecting more women than men. depression According to scientists depression affects women twice as frequently as men. Almost one in five women in life will face a depression – experts say. The reason they see in biological differences or hormonal influences. Women spend a lot of hormonal influences throughout life, starting from the menstrual…

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Alzheimer’s disease

Dementia, defined as the development of memory impairment and other defects with preservation of normal level of consciousness, more is one of the most important issues of public health in industrial countries. One of the main causes of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease.   Alzheimer’s disease is a major cause of dementia in the elderly. The disease usually occurs gradually and becomes clinically apparent as a hidden disorder of intellectual functions, changes in behavior and mood. In the early stage of the disease, patients usually have difficulties in adopting new information or memory…

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How personality works – Id, Ego and Superego

Personality is composed of desire, power, control and freedom. The fence is quite complex and is a constant struggle for predominance over one another. The ancient Greeks believed that all men are actors in a drama whose directors are gods, but Freud we are simply actors in the drama of our minds, suppressed desires withdrawn from conscience. I will try through several examples to understand how our mind works, how decisions and how to defend them. In our drama has three actors. Thats all: id:Pivot of our drives / impulses; Ego:In squabbling with id…

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