People living in areas with higher social vulnerabilities are more likely to face worse mental and physical outcomes following a traumatic injury.
Researchers find people with anxiety and depression experience poorer work performance and more 'bed rest' 12 months after a minor injury.
When the brain is deprived of input from a limb following amputation, it reorganizes its neural map and reroutes the function to the remaining limb.
A new study reports, following an injury, the motor areas of the brain reduce signaling to a muscle if the muscle is responsible for producing painful movements, but enhances signaling if the muscle counteracts the painful movement.
A new study reveals how microglia help clear dead and damaged materials away from healthy, neighboring neurons following injury.