Researchers report on the combined structural, functional and anatomical changes that occur in those born blind that are not present in the brains of people born with sight.
Transcranial magnetic stimulation applied to the parietal lobe improves the function of brain areas important for memory which are disrupted by aging. The study reports TMS helps improve memory in older adults experiencing memory loss to the level of younger adults.
Learning detailed navigational information causes hippocampal changes, a new study reports.
Researchers report sleep deprivation affects the parietal and occipital lobes in children, along with myelin levels in the visual system.
Do you have a problem visualizing images? According to researchers, you could have a newly defined condition called aphantasia.
Early-life exposure to high levels of traffic-related air pollution alters the structure of the brain at age 12. Children exposed to air pollution had reduced cortical thickness and gray matter volume compared to children who were not exposed to high levels of pollution.