Why are so many people drawn to conspiracy theories in times of crisis?
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Measuring Cognitive Function
Mylea Charvat, Ph.D.
Just diagnosed with dementia or know someone with a diagnosis? A misconception is that meaningful life can't be lived with dementia. Mark and Geri dispel this common myth.
On Women’s Equality Day, we honor the women who have fought for equality by examining health disparities for women in dementia, why it happens, and what we can do to address this.
African Americans and Latinos are more likely to develop Alzheimer's and other dementia. What will you do to intervene to eliminate the racial and ethnic disparities in dementia?
New perspectives in the Alzheimer's world have started to look hopeful.
Social isolation and loneliness were problems long before COVID-19.
Sleep isn't just important for day-to-day functioning–it's vital for your lifetime brain health.
Talking with friends may boost your brain function as well as your mood.
Pharmaceuticals aren't the only medicine. Food is medicine too–and the Mediterranean Diet is some of the best medicine for your brain.
How does exercise help your brain? Exercise raises your heart rate which pumps more blood, carrying oxygen and nutrients, to your brain.
You don't need a STEM degree to have high scientific literacy. You just need to know what to look for in a scientific article.
What exactly is the difference between psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, neuroscientists, and neuropsychologists?
Anyone who regularly travels for business knows that these trips can take a toll. But a recent study suggests that it’s worse than we thought.
Most of us touch a device perhaps hundreds of times in a day, but how many times a day do we have physical contact with another human being?
Why should we be worried that the CDC banned the phrase "evidence-based"?
Did you know that not all dementia is irreversible?
Cognition should be a key vital sign and is as important to measure on a regular basis as blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature.
Mylea Charvat, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist, translational neuroscientist, and the CEO and founder of the digital cognitive assessment company, Savonix.