Delaying School Start Times to Boost Adolescent Academic Performance

November 22, 2016 at 9:09 AM 0 comments

Avery Rogers Sleep is becoming an increasingly scarce commodity, especially among adolescents. For a teenager to perform at maximum cognitive levels, sleep researchers recommend getting an average of 9 hours of sleep per night. Nonetheless, the average high school student in the USA gets about 7 hours of sleep perRead More

WFN launches first World Brain Day on 22 July

July 15, 2014 at 9:36 AM 0 comments

“Our brain – our future”: Awareness-raising for the importance of brain health – Emphasis on prevention of underestimated burden of disease On 22 July, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) launches the first “World Brain Day,” an event dedicated to bringing more attention to the importance of brain health andRead More