1. What Is Neurofeedback?

    The History Of Neurofeedback   1950s - Neurofeedback was first discovered in the late 1950s when Dr. Joe Kamiya, discovered people could learn to alter their brain activity through a reward system while studying consciousness. 1960s - Dr. Barry Sterman discovered that cats who previously went through SMR brain training were immune to the effects of toxic fumes emitted from lunar lander fuel. 1980…Read More

  2. What Is A Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber?

    A Brief History 1660s - Hyperbaric oxygen therapy dates back to 1662. Nathaniel Henshaw, a British physician, discovered that you could use compressed air in a chamber to achieve an HBO2 environment. Around this same time, Boyle’s Law was also originated. This law states that the pressure of a given mass and its volume have an inverse relationship at a constant temperature. 1860s - Neurologist J…Read More

  3. Why You Should Make Brain Training Your New Year’s Resolution

    When one year winds to a close and another one begins, it is often a time for personal reflection and for new goals to be set. New year’s resolutions are a common tradition for many people as they approach a whole new year of life. If you are someone who enjoys setting new year’s resolutions, one resolution that should make your list is to invest in brain training at our center in Denver. Thro…Read More

  4. What You Should Do If You Recently Suffered From A Concussion

    In previous posts, we have outlined what signs you can watch for to determine if you suffered from a concussion and we dove into the things you should know about concussions. If you have determined that you or a loved one most likely suffered from a concussion, you might be wondering what to do next. In this week’s post, we are going to look at both the immediate steps you should take and the lo…Read More

  5. How To Prepare For A Visit To Our Center

    Whether you are visiting us for hyperbaric oxygen therapy in Denver or for concussion recovery, our team is ready to help you from the moment you first arrive. Here at NueraPerformance Brain Center, we work with everyone from professional athletes who want to improve their sports performance to people who are simply looking for relief from chronic migraines. Regardless of what brings you to our ce…Read More

  6. Living With Migraines? Here’s What You Need To Know

    When you suffer from constant headaches or migraines, life can be a challenge. It is difficult to carry on normal tasks and the pain can leave you incapable of taking on your daily work. If you suffer from crippling headaches or migraines, then you have probably sought help in many ways. For some, the go-to choice is over the counter drugs or perhaps even a prescription from a doctor. However, in …Read More

  7. Signs of a Concussion to Watch For

    A concussion can occur after the head is impacted, during a car accident, and after a fall, just to name a few. When the brain is suddenly jostled against the wall of the skull, it results in a concussion, which is another term for mild traumatic brain injury. While most often a concussion is not life-threatening, it is still not something to be taken lightly. In the event of a head injury, there …Read More

  8. What to Know About Concussions

    Years ago, if you got hit in the head when playing sports, there wasn’t as much information about the serious nature of concussions. An athlete might say they got their bell rung or their coach would tell them to shake off the cobwebs. In recent years, research has revealed a great deal of new knowledge about concussions and how they affect someone. Today, we’re going to take a look at some of…Read More

  9. Training Your Brain to Avoid Anxiety

    Stress is most commonly transferred into anxiety. This crippling diagnosis can change the way that people go about their day to day tasks, and while it can feel consuming at times, there are a few ways that you can train your brain to better process stressful situations and emotions.   Meditation One of the main reasons that the body experiences anxiety and depression is because of the high a…Read More

  10. Alternative Techniques for Working Through ADD, ADHD, Depression, Anxiety & More

    Finding alternative methods of caring for diagnoses like ADHD, depression, anxiety and more, is something that many people look for when trying to avoid medications. Though medications can provide some sort of relief and balance to individuals who have been diagnosed with the following, they aren’t the only option to turn to. Today’s blog is going to touch on a few of the techniques that you c…Read More