Brain damage linked to stroke in CTE

CTE is a stroke that occurs when the blood vessels in the brain become blocked.Symptoms include loss of consciousness, dizziness, muscle spasms and coma.CTE can also cause permanent damage to the brain, which can result in permanent disability or death.¬†Researchers from the University of Washington in Seattle found a significant link between CTE and cognitive impairment.¬†In a study published in […]

The brain facts: Brain basics

The brain, with its connections, is a huge part of the human body.But when it comes to the human mind, the brain is far from being the most important thing.There are so many other things that make up a person, and we all have our own thoughts and feelings.Here’s what you need to know about the brain.

The top 20 brain facts you need to know for 2017

Brain facts are essential reading for everyone.They explain how the brain works, how it grows, and what happens when you’re not paying attention.But they also offer the possibility of getting a new perspective on things like relationships and work.Brain facts can be a great way to get to know your brain, or it can be frustrating to be so caught […]

Why people don’t understand brain facts

A study from Harvard University shows that many people, even when they know about the brain, are unaware of its capabilities.The study, published in Science Advances, analyzed 1,200 people and found that about half were unaware of the cognitive and social benefits of the brain.“It’s not that we didn’t know that the brain was important; it’s that we did not […]