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Babies and Their Mothers Brains Communicate

Credit: University of Cambridge  Mothers’ and babies’ brains work together as a ‘mega-network’ by synchronising brain waves when they interact. The level of connectivity of the brain waves varies according to the mum’s emotional state: when mothers express more positive emotions, their brain becomes much more strongly connected with their baby’s brain. This may help […]

Repeated Non-invasive Electrical Stimulation Treatments could Slow Brain Tumor Growth

Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA – In a first-of-its kind study, neurologists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center tested the use of non-invasive electrical stimulation as a novel therapeutic approach to brain tumors. In this study, published in Science Advances, the scientists at the Berenson-Allen Center For Non- Invasive Brain Stimulation demonstrated that applying lowintensity […]

Institute of Functional Neuroscience’s Treatment Featured in Best Selling Author’s Book “Light that Heals”

Donna Fisher, an internationally best selling author, has written a book that describes a combination of ground-breaking new technologies that are being used to treat many conditions that previously had very little hope of cure or relief. Her book is a drugfree encyclopaedia to assist in achieving and maintaining vitality and health naturally. One of […]

IFN Neuroplasticity paper creates a “splash” at Science on the Swan Conference

IFN Executive Director, Dr Randy Beck attended the Science on the Swan Conference, June 5-7, 2019, in Perth, Australia. Established as part of the Western Australian Health Translation Network, Science on the Swan event is an annual health and medical science conference that allows a unique opportunity to hear from local and international Health Science […]

Institute of Functional Neuroscience – Singapore 2019

A brief update to all our current, and future valued patients and suppliers. IFN Group is excited and proud to announce that it is expanding its presence throughout the APAC region with the confirmation and ultimate opening on an additional Affiliate Clinic in Singapore; IFN Singapore. Acting as the IFN Group hub for S/E Asia, […]

Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation Found Effective in Reducing Depression Symptoms

ACCORDING to the latest National Health Survey, in 2017–18, just over one in 10 Australians (10.4%) had depression or feelings of depression (an increase from 8.9% in 2014–15), affecting the quality of life of over 2 million people. Mental and substance use disorders, including depression, anxiety, and drug misuse, together confer the third highest burden […]