News Articles

Therapy Re-trains the Brains of Serious Concussion Sufferers

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

WFAA's Shelly Slater interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Lori Cook about research that is helping teenagers that have suffered traumatic brain injuries.

Five Activities for People with Alzheimer’s

Sunday, November 6, 2011 spoke with Dr. Sandi Chapman about activities that help those diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

Memory Exercises to Prevent Alzheimer’s: 5 Ideas You Haven’t Heard

Sunday, November 6, 2011 interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Sandi Chapman about ways to prevent Alzheimer's disease.

Exercise to Keep Your Mind Sharp

Monday, October 24, 2011

Dallas Morning News writer, Mary Jacobs, interviewed Dr. Sandi Chapman about BrainHealth's research on how exercise affects the brain.

Take Five: Fast and Fun Health Facts

Monday, October 24, 2011

The Dallas Morning News highlights BrainHealth's blog as the place to keep up with scientific developments and brain-related information.

Youth Concussions Epidemic More Dangerous Than Previously Thought

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

WFAA reporter Janet St. James interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Lori Cook about concussions in pediatric patients and the research being conducted at the Center.

Our Avatars, Ourselves

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

PBS Media Shift writer Terri Thornton interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Dan Krawczyk about the social cognition project and how avatars are helping those with deficits.

5 Ways to Prevent Aging

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Men's Health writer, Cindy Kurzma, interviewed BrainHealth's Dr. Sandi Chapman about ways to prevent aging.

Center for BrainHealth study uses brain game in hopes to better soldier rehabilitation

Monday, July 25, 2011

The haptics device at the Center for Brain Health is full of motors programmed to create a seemingly simple task. The purpose is to get soldiers rehabilitated upon return, specifically for reaction times.

Coming of Age

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Kristina Grish with Natural Health Magazine interviewed Dr. Sandi Chapman about ways to age gracefully. See which BrainHealth tips made the list.

Center for BrainHealth receives three gifts to advance adolescent brain research

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

The Center for BrainHealth has received three gifts totaling $1 million to support adolescent brain research.

Summer camp helps kids with ADHD put the pieces together

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

School can be a difficult place for children with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder. Demands to sit still and focus on facts can seem insurmountable for otherwise bright and creative kids.

How to Keep the Brain Healthy

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Jan Jaben-Eilon with interviewed Dr. Sandi Chapman about why the Center for BrainHealth was founded and how to maximize personal brain health.

The T. Boone Pickens Foundation Supports Research At BrainHealth

Thursday, June 2, 2011

"I'm drawn to the Center's research on brain health because it involves a critical component of quality of life, no matter what your age," said Pickens. "The work these researchers are doing is fascinating. Engaging the mind in adolescence is critical to the development of next generation of thinkers and innovators."

UTD cites Debbie Francis for her civic leadership

Thursday, May 26, 2011

The University of Texas at Dallas recently gave the Gifford K. Johnson Community Leadership Award to one of its most loyal community supporters and the Center for BrainHealth's board chair, Debbie Francis.

Deciding to exercise is the first step. The second? Enlisting your brain

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Every day, every moment — right now, even — someone is making a life-changing decision. It might be to lose weight or to start exercising or to stop smoking. Some who make that decision will follow through; others will not. What makes the difference? It’s a matter of mental preparation and brain-training.

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