Representation of Ones Body for Motor Control

Perception of body configuration for motor control strongly relies on somatosensory input and predomi nantly works outside of attention. It can dissociate from or even contradict the conscious perception of one's body. The central nervous system uses information about body configuration for motor control at multiple levels from spinal cord up to the parietal lobe. Presumably, there are representations of the spatial configuration of body parts at each of them. Evidence from visuomotor coordination suggests that even at the highest level there are multiple task- and body part-specific representations rather than one master map of the entire body.

Understanding And Treating Autism

Understanding And Treating Autism

Whenever a doctor informs the parents that their child is suffering with Autism, the first & foremost question that is thrown over him is - How did it happen? How did my child get this disease? Well, there is no definite answer to what are the exact causes of Autism.

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