Understanding Conditions of Aging, Frontotemporal Dementia

Actor Bruce Willis is grappling with a condition called Frontotemporal Dementia. In this Q&A, Dr. Andrew Budson explains what it is.

Pieces of Her

Dementia is difficult for everyone. In this essay, author Alex Woodard describes his family’s unique struggle.

Understanding neuroplasticity and how brains adapt

In this Q&A, a companion piece to Helen Santoro’s feature, Dr. Erin Bigler talks about adaptability and the future of brain science.

Her plastic brain

Author Helen Santoro has a giant hole in her brain. Discovering how her brain has adapted has been an ongoing journey.