Skilled motor movements like pianists playing a concerto require precise interactions between the motor cortex - the region of the cerebral cortex involved in the planning, control, and execution of voluntary movements - and the rest of the brain.
Parts of the brain that control movements in people with chronic insomnia, are more active and more adapting to change compared to people with normal sleeping patterns, a new study has found.
The next time you play poker, watch out for your opponent's arms because the way they move them might just reveal their cards.
A new study reports that different sensory cues, ranging from visual landmarks to distinct smells, all contribute to the brain's development of a virtual geographical map.
Commonly used corticosteroid shot for tennis elbow may not be as effective as considered, a new study from Australia has shown.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.