Let’s Learn Series: Let’s Learn About FND with Tom Plender

“Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) is a problem with the functioning of the nervous system and how the brain and body send and receive signals.” –FND Hope International The many symptoms of FND can cause impairment in quality of life that is similar to and in some aspects worse than other neurological conditions like Parkinson’s Disease […]

Women’s Brain Project Co-Author of Nature Reviews Neurology, “Perspective: Global synergistic actions to improve brain health for human development”

The Women’s Brain Project believes that to improve global health and sex and gender precision medicine we must implement a multi-stakeholder approach, from patients and caregivers to policymakers and governments; we are truly stronger together than we are alone.  This is why WBP is proud and grateful that our CEO and co-founder Dr Antonella Santuccione […]

Let’s Learn Series: Let’s Learn About MG with Maya Uccheddu

Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a neuro-muscular autoimmune disease which results from antibodies that block or destroy nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (AChR) at the junction between the nerve and muscle. MG most often occurs in young adult females under the age of 40 but can affect people of all sex and genders, ethnicities and ages. MG usually […]

Let’s Learn Series: Dance and Women’s Health with Rachel Marlins

As many of you will already be aware, Tina Turner passed away this week. Tina Turner remains a great inspiration for many women, a brilliant singer, as well as dancer, she escaped domestic abuse and reinvented herself as a global music superstar. In later years, she suffered her own health issues, including stroke and cancer. […]

WBP Let’s Learn Series: Let’s Learn About MS with Allison Dye

“Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common diseases of the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord).” -MS International Foundation MS is the most common disabling neurological disease in young people. People with MS are 2 to 3 times more likely to experience Migraine. People with MS are also more at risk for […]