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Recording brain signals can help guide treatments following a stroke.
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Vagus nerve stimulation, in conjunction with physical therapy, could help stroke patients recover more movement.
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Hemispatial neglect — the loss of awareness of one side of the body — is common in stroke victims.
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Strokes, confusion, and loss of smell have left neuroscientists worried about what the novel coronavirus means for the nervous system.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 27, 2020.
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The 2019 Brain Prize winners Marie-Germaine Bousser and Elisabeth Tournier-Lasserve discuss the discovery of CADASIL, the most common inherited stroke disorder.
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Mark Goldberg, chair of the department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics at UT Southwestern Medical Center, answers your questions about strokes.
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Learn what happens in the nervous system during a stroke, and how the brain works to repair the damage.
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Your brain births new cells all the time. Here’s how it works.
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Find out more about this often deadly occurrence in the brain.
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The researcher discusses the complexities of motor rehabilitation in people with stroke.
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Brain researcher Jill Bolte Taylor studied her own stroke as it happened — and has become a powerful voice for brain recovery.
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