Dr. Shahal Rozenblatt, Clinical Neuropsychologist, New York

CDC: Lyme disease rates 10 times higher than previously reported 8 Comments /779 Shares/100 Tweets/Stumble/EmailMore + ATLANTALyme disease strikes about 300,000 people each year, according to new information released by

Maybe you’re “right-brained”: creative, artistic, an open-minded thinker who perceives things in subjective terms. Or perhaps you’re more of a “left-brained” person, where you’re analytical, good at tasks that require

Friends’ Facebook, Myspace Photos Affect Risky Behavior Among Teens Sep. 3, 2013 — Teenagers who see friends smoking and drinking alcohol in photographs posted on Facebook and Myspace are more

Dr. tells Post how new medications will change the lives of patients with schizophrenia, other conditions. The great psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud thought that his favorite technique could treat every mental

Sam’s parents began to suspect something was not quite right when at age 2, their son still was not walking and he said nothing that made any sense. Laboratory and

A person with dyslexia has difficulty “decoding” words Short lines of text on electronic devices may help some dyslexic readers increase their reading speed and comprehension, research suggests. US scientists

Jessica has struggled with reading and basic math skills since first grade despite academic supports and after-school tutoring. In fourth grade, the school psychologist reported that although Jessica’s test scores

Slightly early birth tied to lower adult achievement By Genevra Pittman of Reuters Researchers found that kids who were born slightly early were 33 percent more likely to be in

Understanding the Dangers of the Fake Marijuana Called ‘Spice’ or ‘K2′ Synthetic marijuana, often marketed as “natural incense,” “potpourri,” Spice or K2, is a significant public health concern, and 1

The discovery of “missing” genes could help scientists understand how autism develops, a study suggests. US researchers looked at the genetic profiles of more than 431 people with an autistic

How the Environment Changes Youths The long-term effects of outside influences on children and adolescents were spotlighted on MD Consult this week. In one of the first studies of its

José Urbina López Primary School sits next to a dump just across the US border in Mexico. The school serves residents of Matamoros, a dusty, sunbaked city of 489,000 that