“Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability” — William Osler

What is Addiction?

Addiction is a disease of the brain that is characterized by the continuous actions of an individual to obtain something despite harmful consequences to them and other aspects of their life. There are a variety of addictions: food, gambling, sex, and of course, drugs. …

A commentary on the burden of consciousness

I fear the dragon. I fear what comes from it, including suicide.

Oh suicide, what is it really? For a truism of life is that no one knows about death.

But perhaps, it is a confession; a confession that life is too much…

Using Algae DNA to revolutionize neuroscience and deconstruct mysteries of the brain

“Wrong Number!”

Imagine you’re trying to call your friend about something personal, and instead of calling that friend, you call everyone on your contact list — at the same time. Or, maybe you want to send an email to a colleague about an important issue, but they aren’t responding. What do you…

“The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race” — Wilder Penfield

Intro to Connectomics

Imagine you are driving someplace new. A place you have not been in a while. Most people, including myself, would use Google Maps, or…

Adam Gulamhusein

TEDx Speaker | HYRS Alum (Neurosurgical RA) | TKS Student | SHAD Alum | 2021 Calgary Brain Bee Winner

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