Elevated brain levels of magnesium enhance learning and memory
New research finds that an increase in brain
magnesium improves learning and memory in young
and old rats. The study, published by Cell Press in the
January 28th issue of the journal Neuron, suggests
that increasing magnesium intake may be a valid
strategy to enhance cognitive abilities and supports
speculation that inadequate levels of magnesium
impair cognitive function, leading to faster
deterioration of memory in aging humans.
The autism community mourns the loss of Allan Goldblatt.
The Autism world recently lost a good friend and
medical professional, Allan Goldblatt. Allan died
unexpectedly on December 30, 2009 leaving behind
his three beloved children and his loving wife Joanne.
The Allan Goldblatt Children's Benefit Fund has been
set up to help support his family, which was caught off
guard by this tragedy. Allan did not have life insurance
making their financial situation even more uncertain.
While we cannot fix the pain the family is feeling, we
can help ease the extreme financial burden they now
Click here to find out how to help!
The youngsters who struggle to speak because their parents let them watch too much TV
Nearly a quarter of boys - and one in seven girls - are
struggling to learn to talk because thousands of
households keep their TV sets on, constantly making
it difficult for them to understand the speech of adults