HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Sound helps augment poor vision for some tasks

senses.

"For a long time, neuroscientists have thought of the brain as having areas for vision, areas for hearing and areas for touch. Now, we're starting to learn that the areas talk to one another and if one area is doing poorly, the others seem to have the ability to substitute or help."

Next, Wallace and colleagues will use functional magnetic resonance imaging to determine which parts of the brain are activated during the study task in hopes of learning more about how the different senses work together.


'"/>

Contact: Karen Richardson or Shannon Koontz
krchrdsn@wfubmc.edu
336-716-4587
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
9-Nov-2003


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Sounds of New York, evidence for a preferred ear, ultrasound for the eye
2. Sound of silence: "Quiet Curtains" combine audio privacy and aesthetics for nursing homes, hospitals, hotels and offices
3. Injecting Drugs With Sound Waves
4. Protein that helps skin cancer spread identified by Stanford researchers
5. Treating depression helps slow physical decline in older adults, study shows
6. Laughter helps blood vessels function better
7. Chemists synthesize molecule that helps body battle cancers, malaria
8. Medication helps alcoholics control drinking
9. Changing chemistry helps explain estrogen threat to the heart
10. An implanted nerve stimulator helps drop foot sufferers walk faster and better
11. New brochure helps explain treatment for gynecologic cancers

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Sound helps augment poor vision for some tasks

(Date:4/17/2014)... vaccine brands for children may not be the most ... factors when choosing vaccines, driving the market toward what ... new study by University of Illinois researchers. , "The ... numerous factors," says Sheldon H. Jacobson, a co-author of ... of mathematics at the U. of I. "In an ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Diego School of Medicine report that older women, plucky ... loss are more likely to be compassionate toward strangers ... in this month,s issue of the International Journal ... associated with better health and well-being as we age, ... the outcomes of individuals whose deficits in compassion put ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Pediatrician-in-Chief Jon McCullers, MD, was recently invited to ... Nature Reviews Microbiology , one of the ... world-renowned infectious disease specialist, and chair of the ... Health Science Center, analyzed the epidemiology and microbiology ... pandemics, as well as more recent 2009 novel ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... who treat patients with a severe and progressive ... agonizing treatment decision. , The drug sirolimus can ... shortness of breath. But some patients eventually may ... fatal complications following transplantation. , "It,s a terrible ... of Loyola University Medical Center,s LAM Clinic and ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... IL, April 17, 2014-- Colic affects about one in ... for numerous pediatric visits during the first several months ... colic symptoms was showing promise; however, the April 1, ... (BMJ2014;348:g2107; Sung, Valerie) reported on a study, "Probiotics and ... L reuteri for infant colic did ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study recalculates costs of combination vaccines 2Health News:The ilk of human kindness 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 3Health News:New study says probiotic use for infant colic is not effective in reducing symptoms 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... NEW YORK , Jan. 15, 2014 ... research report is available in its catalogue: ... - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis ... PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014  A novel wearable injector slightly larger than ... for patients to self-inject prescription drugs in the large doses ... blood diseases, autoimmune deficiencies, and genetic disorders.  ... $220B by 2018, according to analysts.   Many of these drugs ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Healthcare Services, Inc. ("DHS"), a portfolio company of GMH Ventures ... Equipment, Inc. ("Progressive") of Clarion, PA ... not disclosed. Progressive is a full service ... sleep, mobility, and respiratory products to customers in the western ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 2PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 4PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 5Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 3
Cached News: