Brain Awareness Week 16-22 March 2015

Brain Awareness Week (BAW), March 16-22.

BAW is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. Every March, BAW unites the efforts of partner organizations worldwide in a celebration of the brain for people of all ages.

The Brain Foundation will be in Sydney at the QVB forecourt on Tuesday 17th (8am-2pm) and Thursday 19th outside Customs House at Circular Quay (8am-1pm). Come and visit us!

http://www.dana.org/baw/

2015 Living In Harmony Festival – City Of Sydney. We are involved in a FREE event during this festival on Thursday 19 March. Fusion Brain & Body Workout. 2.00 to 4.00pm. Customs House.
Do you want to learn brain exercises to increase your memory and improve cognitive ability?
Also see the fabulous magician – NEO.
Bookings are essential – www.fusionbrainandbodyworkout.eventbrite.com.au
For more information call Brain Foundation 1300 886 660 or call Sylvia 0411 487 821

BAW

Additional Disorder Information

By May 13,2015

This information was compiled by successful and non-successful applicants applying for our research grants in the years 2012-2014 as a condition of the application process.

 

Disclaimer:  The information provided is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her existing healthcare professionals.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Other

 

Acoustic Neuroma

Acquired Brain Injury – see Traumatic Brain Injury

Alzheimer’s

Aneurysm

Aphasia

Arteriovenous Malformation

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Autism

Batten Disease

Behcet’s Disease

Blepharospasm

Brain Tumour/Cancer

Cerebral Lupus

Cerebral Palsy

Cervical Dystonia

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy

Coma

Concussion

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Dementia (Non-Alzheimer type)

Down Syndrome

Dysautonomia

Dyslexia

Dyspraxia

Dystonia

Encephalitis

Epilepsy

Essential Tremor

Friedreich’s Ataxia

Gaucher Disease

Guillan-Barre Syndrome

Headache

Huntington’s Disease

Hydrocephalus

Intracranial Hypertension

Leukodystrophy

Locked-in Syndrome

Meniere’s Disease

Meningitis

Meningococcal Disease

Migraine

Minimally Conscious State

Motor Neurone Disease

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple System Atrophy

Muscular Dystrophy

Myasthenia Gravis

Narcolepsy

Parkinson’s Disease

Peripheral Neuropathy

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Restless Legs Syndrome

Rett Syndrome

Shy Drager Syndrome

Sleep Disorders

Spasmodic Dysphonia

Stroke

Subarachnoid Haemorrhage

Sydenham’s Chorea

Tay-Sachs Disease

Tourette Syndrome

Transient Ischaemic Attack

Tranverse Myelitis

Traumatic Brain Injury

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Tuberous Sclerosis

Vegetative State

Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome

 

Other

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