Discover Encephalitis: what it is & how you can help

It’s World Encephalitis Day! Wait – what is encephalitis? 78% of people across the world do not know what encephalitis is and this has to change! 500,000 children and adults are affected by encephalitis every year – that means one person every minute. The death rates for encephalitis are high and survivors are often left […]

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New insight into Neurodegenerative Diseases

The prevention and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases is particularly complex. Devising strategies to reduce this degeneration depend on the disease and the individual affected. Unfortunately, most treatments have, so far, been poor or unsuccessful. Therefore, in order to understand and reflect on these diseases and develop effective treatments, comprehensive research and classification of the proteins […]

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Your Brain Waves Can Predict Antidepressant Efficacy

Depression is more than feeling sad or fed up for a few days, it involves persistent sadness for weeks or months. People often downplay the condition by using the term loosely or thinking that depression is not a genuine health condition. However, depression is a real illness with real and debilitating symptoms. If major depressive […]

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COVID-19 and the Brain

30-80% of COVID-19 patients experience neurological symptoms, such as headaches, dizziness, loss of concentration and nausea, which may last beyond the disease recovery period. As the long-term complications of COVID-19 are not clear yet, research into the development of these neurological symptoms is essential. Two recent studies have highlighted crucial findings on the link between […]

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