Category Archives for "Around the Brain"
Biology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind. – Jeffrey Eugendies Aplysia is a lovely sea snail, especially loved by Neuroscientists. Aplysia’s neurological system is simple, controlled by only a small amount of large and accessible nerve cells, 20,000 to be specific. Our complicated human brain has about 100 billion nerve cells. […]Continue reading
Brain tumors are scary! A diagnosis of a brain tumor will always shock you, no matter if the tumor can be removed or not. It’s life-changing for everyone involved and often family members start initiatives or choose a work field to face this experience. The patient’s perspective Several years ago, my mom was diagnosed with […]Continue reading
by Ilka Emig Whoever understands his brain can do things different than the brain suggests immediately, says psychiatrist professor Manfred Spitzer in an interview, and right away I have to think that whenever I start a diet my brain suggests immediately to eat all kinds of food. Our brain, the little cheater! If there is […]Continue reading