Resources for neurological & learning disorders

Neuroscience

https://www.brainfacts.org/

https://science.howstuffworks.com/mri.htm

http://neurodudes.com/

Interactive 3-D brain tool
https://www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/brain

Conditions that impact on learning and memory

Internet Stroke Center is "an independent web resource for information about stroke care and research"

Nature has a lengthy article on why some people are more resistant to the effects of trauma and others more vulnerable.

A therapy service for hemiplegia patients that uses games to improve motor skills in a fun way — Limbs Alive.

A free social platform that helps users organize joint care of a loved one — Cura.

Interesting article in the New York Times about how caregivers can use the internet to help them manage care, enlisting support and communicating with everyone in your network

Virtual reality simulations are helping soldiers with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Ouch! is a BBC website by and for disabled people, and for those with a professional or personal interest in the disabled.

Encyclopedia of Mental Disorders
http://www.minddisorders.com

the page in the encyclopedia on cognitive re-training
http://www.minddisorders.com/Br-Del/Cognitive-retraining.html

American Brain Tumor Association
https://www.abta.org/

Information about how to manage your diabetes
https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Latest neurological news (on the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand site)
http://www.neurological.org.nz/html/neuronews.php

Information on learning disabilities and ADHD
http://www.ldonline.org/

Infographic on learning disabilities
https://www.special-education-degree.net/learning-disabilities/

an article in Slate, on one of the most case studies in neuroscience: Phineas Gage