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Brain Foundation

The Brain Foundation is a nationally registered health charity dedicated to funding research selected from the best proposals in Australia into brain and spinal disorders and injuries. Learn about the Brain Foundation and their mission.

Those conditions account for over half the death and disability in Australia each year. Clinical neuroscientific is underfunded and the Brain Foundation reaches out to the community for support. The nature of research that has great potential is that it's high risk, but the foundation is independent and will support those projects with potentially high reward.

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Intracranial Hypertension - Brain Foundation

Intracranial Hypertension Description Read more at Headache Australia (a division of Brain Foundation) Further Information and Support Click here for the latest Australian research papers on Intracranial Hypertension AustralianIntracaranial Hypertension www.ih-australia.com.auIntracranial Hypertension Australia (IHA) is a non-profit health promotion organisation whose goal is to provide information and support to patients, their families and... Read more

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Brain Foundation

Guillain-Barre Syndrome Description Pronounced ghee-yan bah-ray and named afterthree French neurologists who described the condition intwo soldiers in 1916

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Cerebral Lupus - Brain Foundation

Cerebral Lupus Read more at Lupus International DISCLAIMER: The information provided is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient / site visitor and his / her existing health care professionals

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Useful Links - Brain Foundation

There are a large number of other organisations that can help and support you, depending on your need

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Myasthenia Gravis - Brain Foundation

Myasthenia Gravis Description The distinctive feature of myasthenia gravis is muscle weakness that increases during periods of activity and improves after rest

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Parkinson's Disease - Brain Foundation

Parkinsons Disease Description Parkinsons disease is a progressive, degenerative neurological condition that affects the control of body movements

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Donate Your Brain - Brain Foundation

TheAustralian Brain Bank Network (ABBN)is a collaboration between brain banks across Australia to optimise collection, handling and distribution of post mortem human brain tissue and related samples for the conduct of research into brain and mind disorders

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Minimally Conscious State - Brain Foundation

Minimally Conscious State Description The minimally conscious state is a defined asseverely altered consciousness in which minimal but definite, sustained and/or reproduciblebehavioral evidence of awareness of self or environment is demonstrated

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Sydenhams Chorea - Brain Foundation

Sydenhams Chorea (St Vitus Dance) Description Sydenhams chorea is a disorder affecting children and characterized by jerky, uncontrollable movements of the muscles of the face, the arms and legs and the trunk

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