Stuttering linked to rhythm perception deficiency

‘Stuttering linked to rhythm perception deficiency’, http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2015/stuttering-linked-to-rhythm-perception-deficiency/, Michigan State University (May 19, 2015). Interventions Stuttering has primarily been interpreted as a speech motor difficulty, but this is the first study that shows it’s related to a rhythm perception deficit – in other words, the ability to perceive and keep a beat. (…) It identifies potential… Lees verder Stuttering linked to rhythm perception deficiency

Instantly more adaptive behavior through meditation

‘Instantly more adaptive behavior through meditation’, http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=152803&CultureCode=en, Nederlandse Vereniging voor Psychonomie (NVP), AlphaGalileo (18 May 2015). Meditation techniques Certain meditation techniques can promote behavior to vary adaptively from moment to moment depending on current goals, rather than remaining rigid and inflexible. (…) These results provide the first evidence that meditation instantly affects behavior and that… Lees verder Instantly more adaptive behavior through meditation

Fibromyalgia Has Central Nervous System Origins

‘Fibromyalgia Has Central Nervous System Origins’, http://www.newswise.com/articles/fibromyalgia-has-central-nervous-system-origins, Newswise (16-May-2015). Brain and spinal cord Most people with this condition have lifelong histories of chronic pain throughout their bodies. (…) Fibromyalgia pain comes more from the brain and spinal cord than from areas of the body in which someone may experience peripheral pain. (…) The majority of… Lees verder Fibromyalgia Has Central Nervous System Origins