NEUROGENESIS

produces neurons through the division of non-neuronal cells.

NATURAL CHILDBIRTH

is a method of producing a child, or 'going into labour' in a setting and environment in which the mother is safe and comfortable...

NEUROTIC NEEDS

in the context of psychoanalytic theory, are the excessive drives and demands which individuals who are classed with neurotic tendencies use to defend themselves...

NYSTAGMUS

non-voluntary, quick movement of the eyes. The eye movement might be curcular, back and forth, up and down, or a mixture.

NONREACTIVE OBSERVATION

any observation which doesn't influence what is being viewed.

NES 1

an abbreviation used for neurological evaluation scale.

NORTRIPTYLINE

noun. a tricyclic antidepressant, a so-called secondary tricyclic, which is the primary metabolic product of amitriptyline. Even though its clinical effectiveness is identical...

NEURALGIA

is the sensation of pain which is typically recurrent (persistent), sharp and spasmodic in fashion.

NEURAL DARWINISM

was first proposed by U.S. neuroscientist Gerald M. Edelman (1929 - ) in 1987, in which he explained his biological concept of memory and...

NARRATIVE THEORY

is an umbrella term used to describe any theory of consciousness which states that beliefs arise as a part of a self-narrative.

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