When Neuroscience Meets Architecture

In developed countries, people spend around 90% of their time in enclosed spaces.[1] Have you ever thought about how much time you spend indoors and how the design of those places influences your behavior, well-being, and productivity? Can classroom design influence learning? Are you more productive in a shared or private environment? Would you like … Continue reading When Neuroscience Meets Architecture

Let’s talk about nerves, baby! Vagus Nerve Stimulation opens new frontiers in medicine

In the last 200 years, medicine has achieved great advances. However, some conditions – e.g. Alzheimer’s and certain cardiovascular diseases – still lack adequate treatment, while others – like epilepsy, depression, and chronic pain – can be treatment resistant. This is where electrical nerve stimulation comes in. Electrical stimulation can be applied to different nerves[1], … Continue reading Let’s talk about nerves, baby! Vagus Nerve Stimulation opens new frontiers in medicine