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Step Forward Fund

Step Forward Fund Children and adults living in the lowest 20% income bracket are 2-3 times more likely to develop mental health problems What is the Step…

Children’s Supplements

About supplements Should I give my child supplements? This is a question every parent must ask. On the one hand we are told that ‘a well balanced diet gives you…

For health professionals

Online education and research on nutrition and mental health Access webinars, recorded seminars and research looking at the many aspects of dietary and lifestyle factors and their influence on brain…

Why nutrition is important for the brain

The brain is the most energy-hungry organ in the body. Despite the fact that it weighs just 1.5kg, it steals roughly 25% of the body’s energy requirements. It is therefore…

Schizophrenia and Psychosis

What is Schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a loaded word, feared by patient and public alike. It conjures up images of dangerous and crazy people. In truth, most members of the public…

Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive neurological disorder that is caused by a degeneration of cells in the part of the brain that produces the neurotransmitter dopamine (chemical messenger). It is…

Bipolar Disorder

About Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) Bipolar disorder is characterised by episodes of deep depression followed by mania. The set of symptoms and their severity varies considerably from person to person,…

Interpreting your Results

What your score looks like Here is an example of a Cognitive Function Test result. This person scored highly and, in the cognitive domains tested, currently does not show cognitive…

Preventing Alzheimer’s

About Alzheimer’s disease What could be worse than losing your mind, while your body has many years to run? Yet, that is precisely what happens to three in ten people…

Recorded Seminars and Webinars

Why Lack of B Vitamins and Omega-3 are Driving the Dementia Epidemic with Emeritus Professor David Smith Watch now Emeritus Professor of Pharmacology, University of Oxford is…