Neuroplasticity

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Neuroplasticity – or brain plasticity – is the ability of the brain to modify its connections or re-wire itself. Without this ability, any brain, not just the human brain, would be unable to develop from infancy through to adulthood or recover from brain injury.

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[BLOG POST] Neuroplasticity

[BLOG POST] Neuroplasticity

Neuroplasticity Also known as brain plasticity and neural plasticity, or simply as ‘plasticity.’ Understanding plasticity is important because millions of people across the worl…

[ARTICLE] Portable neuromodulation induces neuroplasticity to re-activate motor function recovery from brain injury: a high-density MEG case study - Full Text

[ARTICLE] Portable neuromodulation induces neuroplasticity to re-activate motor function recovery from brain injury: a high-density MEG case study – Full Text

Abstract Background In a recent high-profile case study, we used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to monitor improvements in motor function related to neuroplasticity following rehabili…

[WEB PAGE] BIONIK applies robotics, AI, and data analysis to neurological rehabilitation

[WEB PAGE] BIONIK applies robotics, AI, and data analysis to neurological rehabilitation

InMotion combines robotics and AI for physical therapy. Source: BIONIK Laboratories Between March and June, U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems collectively lost about $51 billion per month becau…

[WEB SITE] 10 Neurotechnologies About to Transform Brain Enhancement and Brain Health

[WEB SITE] 10 Neurotechnologies About to Transform Brain Enhancement and Brain Health

. 30,000+ scientists and professionals gathered for the annual Society for Neuroscience conference in Chicago last month, proving the growing interest and activities to better understand the inner …

[BLOG POST] Four Steps To Take Control Of Your Mind And Change Your Brain - The Best Brain Possible

[BLOG POST] Four Steps To Take Control Of Your Mind And Change Your Brain – The Best Brain Possible

Because of neuroplasticity, the scientifically proven ability of your experiences, behaviors, and thoughts to alter your brain, you are sculpting the physical form and function your brain ever…

[ARTICLE] Non-invasive neuromodulation using rTMS and the electromagnetic-perceptive gene (EPG) facilitates plasticity after nerve injury - Full Text

[ARTICLE] Non-invasive neuromodulation using rTMS and the electromagnetic-perceptive gene (EPG) facilitates plasticity after nerve injury – Full Text

Highlights • State-of-the-art neuromodulation strategies augmented recovery from injury by excitation of the affected cortex. • A comprehensive battery of behavioral tests, fMRI and immunohistochem…

[ARTICLE] Functional electrical stimulation therapy for restoration of motor function after spinal cord injury and stroke: a review - Full Text

[ARTICLE] Functional electrical stimulation therapy for restoration of motor function after spinal cord injury and stroke: a review – Full Text

Abstract Functional electrical stimulation is a technique to produce functional movements after paralysis. Electrical discharges are applied to a person’s muscles making them contract in a sequence…

[ARTICLE] Non-Immersive Virtual Reality for Post-Stroke Upper Extremity Rehabilitation: A Small Cohort Randomized Trial - Full Text

[ARTICLE] Non-Immersive Virtual Reality for Post-Stroke Upper Extremity Rehabilitation: A Small Cohort Randomized Trial – Full Text

Abstract Immersive and non-immersive virtual reality (NIVR) technology can supplement and improve standard physiotherapy and neurorehabilitation in post-stroke patients. We aimed to use MIRA softwa…

[WEB SITE] Study Links Obesity to Brain Plasticity and Stroke, TBI Recovery

[WEB SITE] Study Links Obesity to Brain Plasticity and Stroke, TBI Recovery

Posted by Deborah Overman | Sep 24, 2020 Severely overweight people are less likely to be able to re-wire their brains and find new neural pathways, a discovery that could have significant implicat…

[WEB PAGE] The Ultimate Guide to Stroke Exercises

[WEB PAGE] The Ultimate Guide to Stroke Exercises

Functional recovery is possible, even years after a stroke. Learn how to harness neuroplasticity through repetitive exercise, and the all-around health benefits of staying active after stroke or br…

[BLOG POST] 6 Basic Principles of Neuroplasticity - The Best Brain Possible

[BLOG POST] 6 Basic Principles of Neuroplasticity – The Best Brain Possible

Neuroplasticity is an umbrella term referring to the various capabilities of your brain to reorganize itself throughout life due to your environment, behavior, and internal experiences. To ens…

Physical Therapy Virtual Reality System | Neuro Rehab VR

Physical Therapy Virtual Reality System | Neuro Rehab VR

Physical Therapy Virtual Reality System | Neuro Rehab VR

[ARTICLE] Brain Structural Plasticity: From Adult Neurogenesis to Immature Neurons - Full Text

[ARTICLE] Brain Structural Plasticity: From Adult Neurogenesis to Immature Neurons – Full Text

Brain structural plasticity is an extraordinary tool that allows the mature brain to adapt to environmental changes, to learn, to repair itself after lesions or disease, and to slow aging. A long h…

[WEB PAGE] Reversing SCI and Stroke Damage is Like Finding a Needle in a Haystack

[WEB PAGE] Reversing SCI and Stroke Damage is Like Finding a Needle in a Haystack

A team of researchers from University of Toronto Engineering and the University of Michigan has redesigned and enhanced a natural enzyme that they suggest shows promise in promoting the regrowth of…

[BLOG POST] What is Neuroplasticity? A Psychologist Explains [+14 Exercises]

[BLOG POST] What is Neuroplasticity? A Psychologist Explains [+14 Exercises]

Our brains are truly amazing, aren’t they? Have you ever watched one of those specials on someone who experienced an amazing, unexpected recovery after a traumatic brain injury, stroke, or other br…

[VIDEO] THE BRAIN DISCOVERY SERIES Issue 3: The Healing Brain — Dr. Kester J Nedd

[VIDEO] THE BRAIN DISCOVERY SERIES Issue 3: The Healing Brain — Dr. Kester J Nedd

Changes occur every second in this world- and our body and brain are no exception to this. From the moment we are conceived to when we die, adaption takes place. In our brain, the key driver of thi…