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How The Brain Works

This is a great image, to show how our brain works for the different sections of our bodies.

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Constant Involuntary Muscle Spasm!

I implore and question any psychologist or psychiatrist , why do you believe “Talking Therapy” can help Functional Movement Disorder? My leg has been in a constant involuntary muscle spasm for over five hours now! I am not sure how a person is supposed to stay positive when they live in constant pain. With the …

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STRESS – is it a main contributory factor?

Stress can have a massive impact on both a persons brain and body, I sufferer from a condition called Functional Movement Disorder. This is a psychogenic neurological disorder, caused by past build up of life stresses that at a certain point made my brain in effect suddenly have a disconnection of the central nervous system. …

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Unexplained Psychological Illness Linked To Brain Abnormalities

A must read for any Psychogenic Disorder sufferers! A very interesting piece in the Psych Central, regarding how the brain in psychological patients does actually change whilst having a psychogenic episode! That the psychogenic function difference shows up on a PET Scan even whilst the patient is, or is not, having a psychogenic episode. http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/02/27/unexplained-psychological-illness-linked-to-brain-abnormalities …

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Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Information for all disabled people who claim benefits, and the new upcoming change to our DLA and Mobility benefits system payments with effect from 8th April 2013. When will it effect you? Claiming PIP https://www.gov.uk/pip-checker This is the link to check on when you may be effected by the new Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and …

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The Autonomic Nervous System

We are not aware of the vast amounts of nervous system activity that occur below the brain’s level of consciousness. Such activity is mainly the province of the ANS (along with the enteric division, which controls most of the abdominal organs, chiefly the stomach and intestines). We can think of the ANS (Autonomic Nervous System) …

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