Monday Jun 10
Itch-causing Nerves Can Also Control Relief
New research led by Clifford Woolf, HMS professor of neurology, and David Roberson, HMS graduate student in neuroscience, has revealed distinct sets of itch-generating neurons that explain why current itch therapies often fail and suggest new ways to selectively silence itch.
The effects of training time, sensory loss and pain on human motor learning
Journal of Oral Rehabilitation , Vol. 37, No. 9. , pp. 704-718, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2842.2010.02103.x Summarya This study determined, in humans, the effects of the number of within-session task repetitions on the time course of motor learning in a long-term novel tongue-task training regime and somatosensory manipulations on motor learning in a ... (more)
The Family Badge
Local Physicians Sentenced Again - " Must Pay More than $37 Million in Restitution
Originally charged in June 2009, the Sharmas operated the clinics at multiple locations in Baytown and Webster.