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Measuring Cognitive Function
Mylea Charvat, Ph.D.
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What exactly is the difference between psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, neuroscientists, and neuropsychologists?
Anyone who regularly travels for business knows that these trips can take a toll. But a recent study suggests that it’s worse than we thought.
Most of us touch a device perhaps hundreds of times in a day, but how many times a day do we have physical contact with another human being?
Why should we be worried that the CDC banned the phrase "evidence-based"?
Did you know that not all dementia is irreversible?
Cognition should be a key vital sign and is as important to measure on a regular basis as blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature.
Mylea Charvat, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist, translational neuroscientist, and the CEO and founder of the digital cognitive assessment company, Savonix.