Emerging News on Brain Science


The annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience has released information about studies that show how the brain communicates. The new discoveries are continuing to uncover some of the mysteries of why people stutter. Among their findings:

The Globe and Mail published a story November 22 about the discoveries. The article features part of an interview with Kate Watkins, a researcher at the University of Oxford in Britain, who was involved in the new research. The article links to another story about how the new movie, The King's Speech, could be increasing awareness and changing attitudes about stuttering in the general public.

Please note: this website will be exploring these discoveries further in future articles.