Archives mensuelles : août 2019

Brain and spirituality

A fascinating scientific question concerns the functioning of the brain for spirituality. It is difficult to provide an empirical definition of spirituality because it is an entirely subjective dimension. Here, I refer to spirituality as the perception of a God … Continuer la lecture

Publié dans Cognition and Behavior, Neurologic mysteries | Laisser un commentaire

Constipation and Parkinson’s disease (PD).

                  Constipation is one of the most frequent non-motor symptoms of PD (40-90% of the patients). It frequently precedes (even several years before) the beginning of tremor and rigidity. PD related constipation … Continuer la lecture

Publié dans Movement disorders | Laisser un commentaire

Stimulate the brain to treat obesity

Obesity is a pathology that is already pandemic. At the origin of an excessive consumption of food there are the cerebral circuits of hedonism, those which bring to eat for the pleasure beyond satiety. These are possibly the same brain … Continuer la lecture

Publié dans rTMS | Laisser un commentaire