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You can’t help but be impressed by the research going on at the Center for BrainHealth at UT Dallas. Top to bottom, I think they are putting in place the team that will lead to new breakthroughs in autism, attention deficit disorder, Alzheimer’s, and other significant brain issues.

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Symposium Focuses on Brain Connectivity in Health and Disease

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, April 11, 2014

The Symposium convenes distinguished neuroscientists to discuss the latest advances in brain research and attracts an international audience of cognitive scientists, physicians, psychologists, researchers, and other professionals in the field.

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BrainHealth Joins National Consortium to Study Marijuana Addiction

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has awarded a $500,000 grant to fund the Imaging Data in Emerging Adults with Addiction (IDEAA) Consortium — a large marijuana research data collection undertaking.

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BrainHealth Collaborates with Yale: Virtual Triumph, Real World Success

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, April 4, 2014

The Center for BrainHealth has partnered with Yale University's Child Study Center to study brain change and real-life effects of a virtual reality training program for those with autism.

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Faculty Chairs Honor Debbie and Jim Francis and The Meadows Foundation

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

For their enduring commitment and generous support, the Center for BrainHealth established two named chairs in honor of Debbie and Jim Francis and The Meadows Foundation.

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Are Your Daily Habits Toxic To Your Brain Health?

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Are your daily habits harmful or helpful to your brain's health? Check out this infographic to find out and learn tips to improve your brain's performance.

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Your Brain Doesn’t Have to Decline As You Age

By: Sandra Bond Chapman, Ph.D.
Thursday, March 13, 2014

With better public health policies, we can improve the brain health of everyone – including the oldest Americans – to better extend our brain span to match our extended lifespan.

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Center for BrainHealth Partners with NFL Great to Touch Lives in Dallas School

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, March 7, 2014

BrainHealth's Adolescent Reasoning Program kicks off a partnership with TCU All-American running back and NFL Alum, LaDainian Tomlinson.

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Sleep to Improve Cognitive Performance

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, March 3, 2014

Want to get more sleep? Adequate rest plays a vital role in advancing brain health. Sleep expert Dr. James Maas shares tips and reasons for sleeping better and longer.

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The Real 1%

By: Eric Bennett, C.F.A., C.P.A.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Eric Bennett, executive director of the Center for BrainHealth's Brain Performance Institute, shares his experience with veterans and why the 1% of those who serve in the military are important.

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Empowering Our Nation’s Warriors

By: Sandra Bond Chapman, Ph.D.
Thursday, February 20, 2014

Center for BrainHealth's "pioneering programs" are working to help bridge the military and civilian divide for returning service members.

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The Simmons Family Foundation: Igniting Innovative Education

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, February 7, 2014

The Simmons Family Foundation has invested $2.5 million to implement programs, developed at the Center for BrainHealth, across Texas to create a model for national education reform.

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Playing Football: What Every Parent and Coach Should Know

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, January 14, 2014

BrainHealth’s Dr. Sandra Chapman weighed in on the discussion about sports-related concussions yesterday at the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA)’s annual convention, saying the benefits of youth football "far exceed the risk of permanent brain damage."

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Push-ups and Sit-ups for the Mind

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Friday, January 10, 2014

Major General Lee Baxter, USA (Ret.) shares his thoughts on the challenges facing our veterans today and why a focus on wellness is key.

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Study Finds Aerobic Exercise Improves Memory, Brain Function and Physical Fitness

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A new study conducted by researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas published online in the open-access journal Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience found that engaging in a physical exercise regimen helps healthy aging adults improve their memory, brain health and physical fitness.

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An Open Letter to Warriors

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Monday, November 11, 2013

Jake Schick, a former Marine who was severely wounded conducting combat operations in the Sunni Triangle of Iraq in 2004, writes an open letter to his fellow warriors addressing the invisible wounds of war.

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From Deployment to Employment: Bridging the Gap from the Battlefield to the Boardroom

By: The Center for BrainHealth
Wednesday, October 30, 2013

How can we bridge the gap from deployment to employment? Admiral Patrick Walsh answers this important question.

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