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Future Help for Dyscalculia and Dyslexia as Scientists Find Numbers Area in the Brain - Advocacy in Action
Updated Friday, June 5, 2015Scientists from Stanford University pinpointed the area of the brain responsible for the processing of numbers. Mapping this area of the brain could have positive implications for those suffering from dyscalculia and numbers dyslexia. The finding is also significant because it shows where math cognition begins. One of the researchers, Dr Josef Parvizi, stated this discovery shows that humans aren’t born with an inherent mathematical ability – it develops through education. The study is published in the Journal of Neuroscience. For more detailed information, please see: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/04/17/scientists-locate-brain-hot-spot-responsible-for-numeral-recognition/ Related