The spinal cord is extremely vulnerable to injury, however, unlike other parts of the body this extension of the brain does not have the ability to repair itself when damaged. … Continue Reading First human study targets cortical neurons in the brain to improve motor function.
Parkinson’s disease (PD) belongs to a group of conditions called motor system disorders, which are the result of the loss of dopamine-producing brain cells. The four primary symptoms of PD … Continue Reading Study shows magnetic stimulation effectively treats frozen gait in Parkinson’s.
Neurorehabilitation helps hemaparetic stroke patients confronted with loss of motor skills on one side of their body, to recover some of their motor functions after a cerebrovascular accident. One of … Continue Reading Placebo-based neuroimaging study validates the use of non-invasive tDCS treatment for stroke.