Dr. Barry Dworkin
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July 2, 2019
“Does cannabis actually kill brain cells?” is not the question I would ask.
May 31, 2019
Ketogenic drink may help curb mild cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer’s disease but then again it may not. Only 52 people involved in this small study.
March 26, 2019
Walking-talking test for early detection of cognitive decline in fully functional people is in its early stages and clinical relevance requires further evaluation.
March 5, 2019
Although less common, strokes do occur in younger people
December 12, 2018
Preliminary data on screen time and changes in adolescent brain development is just that: preliminary data. I will wait for the study’s completion and its publishing date
December 4, 2018
Should boxing be banned because of the concussion toll and long-term health damage to boxers? What about MMA?
November 13, 2018
Study can only suggest that adolescent girls require a greater recovery time from a concussion than boys. It does not have the power to prove it based on its observational self-reporting methodology.
October 16, 2018
A extremely rare tragic disease, acute flaccid paralysis, is played up by media with fear-mongering reporting and diminished perspective.
August 29, 2018
Retinal eye exam study for the early detection of Alzheimer’s has his limitations and requires larger study populations to evaluate whether this is an effective screening test
July 13, 2018
What are the signs and symptoms of concussion? Survey indicates only half of Canadians can answer this question.