Spending a lot of time social distancing lately and need to exercise your mind? Try to solve some of these fun brain teasers. Simply click on the question to reveal the answer. Have fun, from all of us at NJPNI! 1) Q: I’m tall when I’m young and short when I’m old.
Check out our April 2020 Newsletter featuring COVID-19 Updates & Autism Awareness Month – https://mailchi.mp/njpni/april-2020-newsletter
A special congratulations goes out to our physician Dr. Catherine Mazzola, who was awarded with the prestigious NJ Top Doctor award for 2020. Dr. Catherine Mazzola was a recipient of this award for her outstanding care, as voted on by patients.
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) / Section on Neurological Surgery (SONS)Discussion: We’re in this Together!Wednesday April 8, 6:30-8:00pm ET Description: During this SONS webinar, a diverse group of domestic and international presenters willprovide a COVID-19 update; discuss strategies specific to pediatric neurosurgery at their healthcarefacilities;
On March 30, 2020, the world lost a great pediatric neurosurgeon to Covid19. Dr. James Goodrich, of Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, passed away from the Coronavirus. He was a world renown neurosurgeon, famous for separating twins who were joined at the head.
Surgery performed on a fetus in the womb to repair defects from spina bifida triggers the body’s ability to restore normal brain structure, Mayo Clinic research discovered. Click this link to view this article – https://www.miragenews.com/research-finds-spina-bifida-surgery-before-birth-restores-brain-structure/
Thousands of Instagrammers can’t help but look at Lucy. That’s 22,000 followers and counting for this unique kitty, who turned one on Saturday. Lucy — who lives in Israel with her owner Zilla Bergamini, 44, according to Metro — is a nude Sphynx cat who was diagnosed at birth with hydrocephalus,
Teenage actor Gaten Matarazzo III was born with a rare genetic disorder that affects bone development. And ever since his Netflix series “Stranger Things” became a hit, public interest in the condition has shot up, a new study finds. Click this link to view this article – https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2020-02-20/how-stranger-things-widened-awareness-of-a-rare-disorder
Nathaniel Newman and the character in “Wonder” have similar syndromes. Click this link to view this article – https://abcnews.go.com/US/real-life-family-nathaniel-magda-newman/story?id=67838415&fbclid=IwAR0a8daJDKOCPC4dkY6Omek3KTvCRxztoxG8nt4K9kyCjDFl4t0GFZde2HU
Check out our March Newsletter featuring the 10th Annual Winter Gala – https://mailchi.mp/njpni/march-newsletter This years Gala will be benefiting orphans, adoption and craniofacial issues. + Click Here To Join Us For Tickets and Donations – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nj-craniofacial-center-winter-gala-2020-tickets-90027275003