More people than ever are living with chronic neurological issues caused by strokes, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, and diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Their prospect for recovery too often feels hopeless, as they wait for major breakthroughs in treatments and cures. With brilliant and compassionate science that leads to life-changing cures, we can change this.
Cognitive deficits are changes in brain’s ability to think. This includes dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, memory problems, as well as many kinds of communication challenges as a result of a stroke or traumatic brain injury.