An interesting research article was recently published related to cognitive fatigue in MS patients. The article was published in Frontiers in Neurology. “The present findings suggest that MS participants experience subjective cognitive fatigue as the time of the task increased, regardless of the cognitive domain, and regardless of the cognitive load associated with the task,” … Continue reading Time on task significant in MS patients
I’m excited to announce that the ManageMyFatigue app (v1.0) is officially available in the App Store! Check out the ManageMyFatigue app video tutorials on our Tutorials page. I’ll hope to receive your feedback and suggestions!
Things have been moving quickly over the last month or so. The ManageMyFatigue app is complete and has been submitted to Apple for review. We hope to hear back within a week or so that the app is approved. Once approved, it will be available in the App Store for an introductory price of $2.99. … Continue reading ManageMyFatigue app submitted for review
Before we jump to the last phase, let’s do a quick review of how we’re defining self-regulation and its first two phases. Self-regulation — planning, monitoring, and evaluating your behaviors in order to learn from and optimize end results over time. Planning phase — considering various aspects of a situation and establishing a plan (e.g., … Continue reading How the MMF app integrates self-regulation — evaluating
Let’s do a quick review of how we defined self-regulation in our last post before we jump into the next phase of the process. Self-regulation is the process of planning, monitoring, and evaluating your behaviors in order to learn from and optimize end results over time. We discussed planning previously, so you should have a … Continue reading How the MMF app integrates self-regulation — monitoring
Self-regulation is the process of planning, monitoring, and evaluating your behaviors in order to learn from and optimize end results over time. The ManageMyFatigue app encourages self-regulation in a number of ways. Onboarding — The onboarding process is a one-time process to establish certain app-related guidelines such as wake-up time, bedtime routine, and lights-out time … Continue reading How the MMF app integrates self-regulation — planning
The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne provides good information about cognitive fatigue in children after brain injury. “When a child has cognitive fatigue, it means their brain has to work harder to concentrate on tasks it used to be able to do much more easily before the brain injury.” In addition, the article references symptoms and … Continue reading Brain Injury – Cognitive Fatigue
DOD Live posted an interesting article on why cognitive fatigue matters. Dr. Bender gives an overview of cognitive fatigue, differentiates it from sleep deprivation and physical fatigue, and gives several great examples of some of the effects of cognitive fatigue. He concludes the article with some suggestions on how to combat cognitive fatigue. Hey guess … Continue reading Why Cognitive Fatigue Matters
You’re probably asking yourself, “What is the ManageMyFatigue app?” You’ve come to the right place. Our blog will provide information about the app, the concepts upon which the app is based, the app development process, and much more. Let’s start with some basic information about fatigue. According to the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC), … Continue reading What is the ManageMyFatigue app?
Here’s a quick overview of physical and cognitive fatigue after brain injury from tbiguide.com. It’s an older article, but still provides relevant information related to fatigue. It distinguishing mental from physical fatigue and talks about the importance of building stamina in order to successfully return to work after brain injury. Check it out: Fatigue