A Deep Dive into ADHD Brain Scans: What You Need to Know

Introduction Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects millions of people worldwide. It’s known to cause a range of symptoms such as inattention, hyperactivity, impulsivity, and difficulty staying focused on specific tasks. While there is no definitive test for ADHD, brain scans have the potential to provide valuable insights into the disorder. In … Read more

The Basal Ganglia: Location, Function, and Disorders

The basal ganglia are a group of subcortical nuclei found at the base of the forebrain in the human brain. These nuclei receive input from the cerebral cortex and send output to the thalamus, which in turn sends it back to the cortex. The basal ganglia are critical for the control of movement, learning, and … Read more