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Vagus nerve stimulation, in conjunction with physical therapy, could help stroke patients recover more movement.
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Specialized cells in the nose convert chemicals in the air into the experience of smell.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 13, 2020.
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Welcome to the crossroads of the optic nerves.
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A small battery-sized device implanted into the chest delivering small zaps of electricity to the vagus nerve can make a huge impact in a patient’s wellbeing.
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Neuroscientist Denise Bellinger explains vagus nerve stimulation, its history as a medical treatment, and whether commercial VNS devices are effective and safe.
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A look at the back of your throat provides insight into the brain.
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One nerve connects your vital organs, sensing and shaping your health. If we learn to control it, the future of medicine will be electric.
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Learn about the developing brain and how your brain changes throughout your lifetime with this comprehensive website.
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