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Medical Neuroscience (Coursera)

Medical Neuroscience explores the functional organization and neurophysiology of the human central nervous system, while providing a neurobiological framework for understanding human behavior. In this course, you will discover the organization of the neural systems in the brain and spinal cord that mediate sensation, motivate bodily action, and integrate [...]

Biohacking Your Brain's Health (Coursera)

With deteriorating health, particularly brain health, occurring at a global level, this course introduces you to methods for maximizing your brain's fitness through nutrition, exercise, meditation, and sleep. We'll debunk popular myths about prescribed practices for overall health and then uncover studies from the last few decades revealing practical [...]

Food and Mood: Improving Mental Health Through Diet and Nutrition (FutureLearn)

Explore the relationship between nutrition and brain health, why it matters, and how to work towards positive food changes. Learn how healthy dietary choices can improve your mental and brain health. Poor diet and poor mental health are the leading causes of mortality and morbidity worldwide. We now know [...]

Sport and Exercise for Brain Health (FutureLearn)

Expand your knowledge of the benefits of lifelong physical activity for maintaining brain health and reducing disease risk. Explore the benefits of sport and exercise for building good brain health. Preventing poor brain health and dementia is an increasingly important public health issue, and has received more and more [...]

Mental Health and Nutrition (edX)

Learn what foods and nutrients should and should not be consumed to improve mental wellbeing and explore the fundamental role that nutrition plays in our mental health. Whether you are a health professional working with people with mental health challenges; someone who struggles daily with low mood, anxiety or [...]

Understanding Brain Health: Preventing Dementia (FutureLearn)

Dec 20th 2021
Understanding Brain Health: Preventing Dementia (FutureLearn)
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Learn how early detection and protecting brain health can help to reduce the risk of brain diseases that lead to dementia. Advance your knowledge of dementia prevention with Brain Health Scotland. This course offers an up-to-date exploration of dementia prevention, from early disease detection to positive brain health [...]

Ageing and The Brain: The Impact of Neurodegenerative Diseases (FutureLearn)

Learn what happens to the brain as neurodegenerative diseases progress and study the latest research on brain disorder prevention. Explore the challenges of treating and preventing neurodegenerative diseases. There is a distinct difference between normal brain ageing and a brain affected by a neurodegenerative disease. This course will show [...]