Researchers discover a slight decline in fine motor skills associated with aging, with a marked drop in ability for those aged 64 and older.
A new study suggests a corresponding lack of motor skills may contribute to social awkwardness.
Playing video games causes increases in brain regions responsible for memory formation and strategic planning, researchers have discovered. The findings could prove relevant in developing new therapeutic interventions for psychiatric illnesses.
A new study identifies a possible biomarker for predicting whether preterm infants are at risk for developing motor developmental problems.
Information about the state of a person's motor function can be obtained by analyzing how they type, researchers report.
Researchers discover toddlers with poor motor function also exhibit poor math skills. The findings could help educators to identify children who may require extra math help.
A new study reports that embarking on everyday activities, such as doing the laundry or washing dishes, provides more benefit to people with Parkinson's disease than occasional strenuous activity in helping to control their symptoms.
A new study reports young male chimps spend time manipulating objects, but are not as adept at tool use as older females are.
A new study reports that making changes during repeat practice sessions helps people to learn a new skill faster.