Cortical Thickness

Persistent Posttraumatic Headache Associated With Reduced Cortical Thickness

Persistent Posttraumatic Headache Associated With Reduced Cortical Thickness

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Compared with healthy controls, patients with persistent posttraumatic headache have less cortical thickness in bilateral frontal regions and right hemisphere parietal regions of the brain.

Empathy, Exercise, Yoga and Chronic Pain

Empathy, Exercise, Yoga and Chronic Pain

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Dr Bushnell suggests practicing yoga, as long-term yogis have higher pain tolerance and increased gray matter—including in pain-modulating brain areas—compared with that of non-practitioners.

Association Between Cortical Thickness and Pain Duration

Association Between Cortical Thickness and Pain Duration

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Knee OA was associated with cortical thinning in brain regions not typically associated with pain processing.

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