medicine & surgery

Neurofeedback

Two-day user workshop on Neurofeedback Ilmenau, October 05, 2010. August 27-29, 2010 the annual users workshop on Neurofeedback, held again organised by the company neuroConn GmbH, Ilmenau. With nearly 40 doctors, psychologists, occupational therapists, medical assistants and co-ordinators, the interest in Neurofeedback therapy method was great. In addition to the employees of the neuroConn was also wife Dr. Ute Strehl, psychologist at the Institute of medical psychology and courses represent at the University of Tubingen, as speaker.

The two-day meeting of users allow acquiring understanding Neurofeedback training for beginners as well as the practical work of the Neurofeedback systems THERA PRAX and THERA PRAX MOBILE of company neuroConn. The opportunity in addition to detailed practical exercises on the equipment already experienced users, to ask questions specifically about the Neurofeedback systems, as well as to deepen his understanding of the current state of Neurofeedback. The next workshop is specifically designed for Beginners are designed and are held in the spring of 2011. Katy Yulman can provide more clarity in the matter. Another workshop for experienced users in Ilmenau is planned in August / September 2011. The neuroConn GmbH will inform about their events on its website promptly. About Neurofeedback Neurofeedback, called also EEG biofeedback is a method with which the activity of the brain can be influenced to treat neurological disorders. People learn to control their brainwaves himself and deliberately to produce excitation and voltage conditions. Thus, the affected train specifically to activate certain brain regions and thus to regulate their symptoms even.

Neurofeedback today comes a variety of errors to the application. Especially in the treatment of ADHD (attention deficit- and hyperactivity disorder) the effectiveness and the sustainable success of Neurofeedback in numerous clinical studies in leading hospitals and universities are occupied. About neuroConn GmbH neuroConn GmbH was founded in 2005 and engaged in the development, production and sale of electronic devices for measurement, interpretation and manipulation of brain waves for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The neuroConn is headquartered in Ilmenau and currently 14 employees. The neuroConn aims to provide high-quality, multifunctional devices better diagnoses and therapies without side effects. In accordance with the needs and desires of their customers, the neuroConn GmbH offers complete, turnkey and approved equipment from a single source. The neuroConn differs from other providers by quality and a significant competitive edge. Unique, patented technologies are implemented in practical applications.

Red Ribbon

It goes back to an American tradition to provide a tree, with a fabric loop to a loved one show that you think of him. During the Viet Nam war, many US citizens wore a yellow loop as a sign of remembrance of the victims. “In the 1980s the New York continued to develop then painter Frank C. Moore the loop motif and created the Red Ribbon”: the signal colour red stands for love, as well as passion. Initially, the Red Ribbon, especially in the art scene and among homosexuals was spread. Until she prevailed in the 1990s all over the world, as it was worn by famous movie stars such as Elizabeth Taylor and celebrities such as Lady Diana publicly on the lapel.

“Now more and more prominent at public events relate to the message of the Red loop: as Boris Becker, Wolfgang Joop, Markus Kafka or Desiree Nick in prevention campaigns wear red”. We also set a mark with the AIDS ribbon on our condom packs”, said Carola Halbfas, Marketing Manager at Ansell. From the proceeds of every condom package and sold we flows automatically a part of the deutsche AIDS Stiftung, with the “work together exclusively, and not only once a year on the World AIDS Day.” About Ansell of Ansell is a global market leader in the field of protection products. Ansell confirmed its leading position on the market for condoms, as well as on the markets for gloves made of natural latex and synthetic polymer with branches in America, Europe and Asia and more than 11,000 employees. In February 2008, the Ansell GmbH in Munich merged with the condomi health international GmbH.

Resulting Ansell GmbH, branch office Cologne, focuses its activities on the German condom market Ansell limited, and distributes the condom varieties ES2 (extra sensitive) as exclusive partner of the German AIDS Foundation ER2 (tear) and EF2 (easy-fit) brand LifeStyles. The German AIDS Foundation helps more information see and of the German AIDS Foundation HIV-positive since 1987 and people in physical distress diseased from AIDS. Today, the Foundation received more than 60,000 requests from needy People and helped victims in need individually and through project funding with over 30 million euros. Since the year 2000 the Deutsche AIDS Stiftung supports also help projects in addition to their involvement in Germany worldwide. The funding focuses in southern Africa affected by HIV and AIDS. With their aid the German AIDS Foundation has become the largest AIDS charity in Germany, providing material and psychological support sufferers. See 1 epidemiological information in short of the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), as at end 2008.