Brain

We discover more and more fascinating things about the brain every day. Here we’ve made available information about the latest studies and how you can better understand your processes, anatomy, pathologies, and curiosities related to this sophisticated organ.

Why Is There so Much Fat in Our Brain?

Why is there so much fat in our brain? Fat seems to be the enemy in most diets. However, the brain contains fat and needs it to function. In fact, fat is the most abundant component of the brain (about…

The Neuropsychology of Aging

It’s a known fact that everyone ages. Although you may not like the idea, your cells age as time goes on and both your physical appearance and cognition change. Furthermore, one of the fields that study these changes at the…

Bowel and Brain – The Connection

It’s long been known that there’s a close connection between the bowel and the brain. However, scientists believed that this relationship occurred only in the direction of the brain to the gut. Today, researchers know it happens in both directions.…