#TDAH y Trastorno del Procesamiento Sensorial. #Autismo

Originally posted 2017-01-10 09:59:46.


La integración sensorial es un proceso neurológico que organiza las sensaciones del propio cuerpo y las del ambiente, y hace posible utilizar el cuerpo de forma efectiva en el ambiente que se encuentra. Con la integración sensorial se asimila y se da sentido a la información que nos proporcionan todas las sensaciones que vienen del cuerpo y del mundo exterior y que es captada a través de los órganos de los sentidos.El TPS puede darse además con otros diagnósticos como el autismo, el Trastorno por Déficit de Atención e Hiperactividad (TDAH) o trastornos de ansiedad, pero también puede darse de manera única.

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Is #ADHD Different for Women and Girls? – Scientific American

Originally posted 2017-01-09 08:40:16.

This week, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen examines how ADHD often manifests in girls and women

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Cerebrovascular Disease Linked to #Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia

Originally posted 2016-07-04 12:44:09.

While strokes are known to increase risk for dementia, much less is known about diseases of large and small blood vessels in the brain, separate from stroke, and how they relate to dementia. Diseased blood vessels in the brain itself, which commonly is found in elderly people, may contribute more significantly to Alzheimer’s disease dementia than was previously believed, revealed a new study published in June in The Lancet Neurology, a British medical journal.

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Can #Suramin Emerge as a Treatment for #Autism Spectrum Disorders (#ASD)?

Originally posted 2017-06-12 15:34:58.


The drug suramin, used for the treatment of African sleeping sickness, could soon find its way into the treatment armamentarium of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in children. A study evaluating suramin for this new possibility was published in the Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology.

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Study reveals how enzyme allows #braintumors to grow despite harsh surroundings

Originally posted 2017-06-12 15:30:56.

All cancer tumors have one thing in common – they must feed themselves to grow and spread, a difficult feat since they are usually in a tumor microenvironment with limited nutrients and oxygen. A study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has revealed new details about how an enzyme called acetyl-CoA synthetase 2 (ACSS2) allows brain tumors to grow despite their harsh surroundings. The findings, published in the May 25 online issue of Molecular Cell, portends ACSS2 as a potential player in new approaches to treating this often deadly disease.

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UCLA study characterizes #brain differences between people with genetic risk for #schizophrenia, #autism

Originally posted 2017-06-12 15:31:53.

A UCLA study characterizes, for the first time, brain differences between people with a specific genetic risk for schizophrenia and those at risk for autism, and the findings could help explain the biological underpinnings of these neuropsychiatric disorders.

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La UE aprueba nusinersén para la atrofia muscular espinal – Industria – Elmedicointeractivo.com

Originally posted 2017-06-12 15:29:59.

Estudios en fase III indican el impacto positivo de Spinraza® en la función motora, además de incrementar la supervivencia en niños

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Alzheimer: les signes qui doivent alerter – Santé – Notre Temps

Originally posted 2017-06-12 15:29:05.


Signaux d’alerte, facteurs de risques et diagnostic… Lors d’un tchat, le Dr Olivier De Ladoucette, gériatre et président de la Fondation pour la recherche sur la maladie d’Alzheimer a répondu à vos questions

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#Autistic teens with mental capacity of young children now undergoing dangerous hormone treatments and sex reassignment surgeries – NaturalNews.com

Originally posted 2016-07-04 12:42:48.

Curated from Autistic teens with mental capacity of young children now undergoing dangerous hormone treatments and sex reassignment surgeries – NaturalNews.com

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#Paracetamol May Increase Child’s Future #Autism Risk Among Pregnant Women : HEALTH : Tech Times

Originally posted 2016-07-04 12:43:22.


Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is a drug widely used during pregnancy. A new study finds that the drug has a strong link to autism spectrum symptoms in male newborns and for both male and female babies in terms of hyperactivity and attention-related indicators.

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