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Staying Sharp: Maintaining Brain Health As You Age

Aging is inevitable, but there are many things we can do to maintain brain health as we get older. Join neuroscientist Mickeal Key to learn about how and why the brain changes with…

From  Chelsey Byers on 11/19/2020 39 plays 0  

Communication Challenges and Strategies for Helping People with Dementia

Learn about the importance of good communication strategies and understand the meaning behind behaviors of individuals who have Alzheimer's or a related dementia.

From  Chelsey Byers on 06/11/2020 54 plays 0  

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease

This program covers the basics of Alzheimer's Disease: progression, diagnosis, risk factors, and a little on the other related dementias.

From  Chelsey Byers on 06/5/2020 68 plays 0  

DBH - Two Heads are Better than One

Maintaining social connections is one of several things you can do to contribute to your own brain health. Come and learn a bit about the aging brain and what you can do to keep your brain engaged. …

From  Chelsey Byers on 05/28/2020 40 plays 0  

Discover Brain Health - Head Strong

By attending the Head Strong program, you can learn more about what you can do to keep your brain healthy and engaged.

From  Chelsey Byers on 05/22/2020 96 plays 0  

Fit Wits - Discover Brain Health

Fit Wits focuses on learning about how the brain works and lifestyle factors that may increase the chance of cognitive decline.

From  Chelsey Byers on 05/15/2020 98 plays 0  

Nutrition & Wellness into Adulthood

In this session, we will be addressing the benefits of nutrition on cognitive function into adulthood while presenting evidence for physical activity benefits on brain health.

From  Chelsey Byers on 04/30/2020 34 plays 0  

Physical Activity in Childhood and Brain Health

Defining guidelines for physical activity and non-sedentary time for childhood. Sharing research pertaining to the beneficial effects of aerobic exercise on brain function in childhood.

From  Chelsey Byers on 04/19/2020 17 plays 0  

Better Brain Health - For You and Your Clients (Learning, Thinking, Caring Webinar Se. . . - Wednesday, January 11, 2017)

Learn more about what you can do to keep your brain healthy and engaged throughout life.

From  Chelsey Byers on 04/6/2020 13 plays 0  

Childhood Nutrition - Part 3 of the Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers on 04/2/2020 37 plays 0  

Early Life Nutrition and Brain Health - Session 2 of Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers on 03/25/2020 57 plays 0  

Jeni Hunniecutt and Aaron Anderson on the 21st Show

Hundreds of thousands of servicemembers suffered traumatic brain injuries in Iraq and Afghanistan. Some experts say this problem has stayed invisible for too long. Jeni Hunniecutt and Aaron Anderson…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/30/2019 23 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Jake Zweig

Illinois football's director of man development Jake Zweig spends a few minutes with Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences to talk about the Chez Veterans Center's Traumatic…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/11/2019 43 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... Justin Constantine

AHS media relations specialist Vince Lara spends a Few Minutes With retired Marine Corps Lt. Col. and lawyer Justin Constantine, who discusses traumatic brain injuries and the Nov. 1 Veterans Day…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 09/18/2019 16 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... Dr. Paul Arnold

AHS media relations specialist Vince Lara spends a Few Minutes With Carle neurosurgeon Dr. Paul Arnold, who discusses traumatic brain injuries and the Nov. 1 Veterans Day event at Carle, co-sponsored…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 09/17/2019 116 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! 3rd Place: Payel Kundu - Licorice Helps Brain Aging

"Harnessing Plant Compounds to Promote Healthy Aging" (Neuroscience) #ResearchLIVE #2017ResearchLIVE #UniversityofILLINOIS Can eating more licorice root help brain aging? Payel…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 83 plays 0  

60 Second Science: Justin Rhodes on Studying Mice and Clownfish

Beckman Institute NeoroTech Group member Justin Rhodes presents his research in sixty seconds. His fields of research interests are behavior genetics and neurobiology of motivation and addiction, and…

From  Steven Drake on 03/28/2017 36 plays 1  

BTN LiveBIG: Flexible and Transient Electronics Research at Illinois

Illinois is a global leader in research into flexible and transient electronics designed to help researchers monitor people and the environment more closely. Learn how Illinois engineering professor…

From  Joel Steinfeldt on 08/11/2015 12 plays 0