Category Archives: Brain

05Jan/14

Dystonia — facing the world

Dystonia — the term used to describe uncontrollable and sometimes painful muscle spasms caused by incorrect signals from the brain. It is estimated to affect at least 70,000 people in the UK; Dystonia Society — has varying impactRead More…

17Dec/13

A quick note on brain~body — body~brain

The brain is where it’s at. Or so it seems if you read the press or look at the bookshelves. The notion that brain is everything has been challenged recently and so it should — seeRead More…

09Oct/13

Lorimer Moseley talks about pain (2013)

Here is the latest video of Dr Lorimer Moseley talking about the current understanding of pain. Regular readers will know that Lorimer’s work is some of the most influential upon the approach that I take toRead More…

02Oct/13

BBC Horizon ‘The Secret World of Pain’ | #pain

BBC’s Horizon programme in 2011 that looked at the latest research in pain. Understanding has rolled on since this time, but some interesting features nonetheless. It is worth remembering that pain is a conscious experience thatRead More…