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.
According to a new twin study, cerebral glucose metabolism plays a major role in the bilateral parietal lobe and left temporal lobe, while environmental factors influence different brain regions.
Learning detailed navigational information causes hippocampal changes, a new study reports.
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.
A new SPECT imaging study reveals those with treatment resistant depression have lower cerebral blood flow within the frontal, parietal and temporal lobes.
Professional musicians might have the edge when it comes to long term memory, a new study reports.
Researchers have identified a novel neural network which processes incoming information based on whether it’s something we’ve experienced previously or not.
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Study shows religious participation and spirituality processed in different cerebral regions. Scientists have speculated that the human brain features a...