How We Can Stop Alzheimer’s Disease

How We Can Stop Alzheimer’s Disease

Pretty much everybody knows somebody with Alzheimer’s Disease. A grandparent, an uncle, a friend’s mom. The disease is distressingly common. And as the Baby Boomer population continues to age, the number of patients with Alzheimer’s Disease is only going to continue to go up. It exceeds cancer, it exceeds heart disease with regard to cost…

The Neuroscience of Autism ft. 12tone

The Neuroscience of Autism ft. 12tone

When researchers talk about the “normal” human brain, there really isn’t any such thing. But trying to understand how brains vary is valuable, because it helps us understand how differences in the structure and function of the brain lead to differences in behavior. Hey there, Brainiacs! I’m Alie Astrocyte. This week, I want to talk…