Tag Archives: Mind

Does the way you use your computer predict whether you will have dementia?

Look at that editorialized title! I have recently co-authored a paper on this very topic, where we looked at types of computer use that are most likely to be associated with cognitive decline and dementia. Here is a link to … Continue reading

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Heading for Trouble

Our editorial (previously teased) on CTE risks associated with playing football (soccer) is now out on the British Journal of Sports Medicine. It is open access and here. In other news, I was recently at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, … Continue reading

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Football and Dementia

Our Editorial titled “Heading for trouble: is dementia a game changer for football?” just came up on the British Journal of Sports Medicine blog. And it is here.

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The mind-body question

  I run a course at Liverpool Hope University on Consciousness. It is actually part of a larger “module”* on the links between perception, conscious awareness, action and, finally, free will. I cover most of the bits relating to consciousness … Continue reading

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