REM – Its role in memory formation

REM – Its role in memory formation

REM sleep is a stage of sleep that occurs at the end of each night. During this time, your body goes through cycles of muscle activity and rest. Called rapid eye movement, or REM, about half your brain’s activity occurs during REM sleep. REM plays an important...
The Wenricke’s Area- The Brain that Thinks

The Wenricke’s Area- The Brain that Thinks

The Wenricke’s area is a small area of the brain that is responsible for higher cognitive functions. This part of your brain controls many aspects of how you think and make decisions, including decision making, planning and problem solving. It also plays an...
Brain – how can you improve blood flow

Brain – how can you improve blood flow

Blood flow within your body would rank as one of the most important processes for a healthy life. Much like breathing is essential, the flow of blood sustains and nourishes cells. In fact, your body can survive a few minutes without oxygen. It can’t live even a...
Eyes – can your tongue be used to see?

Eyes – can your tongue be used to see?

Eyes are to see. Ears to hear. You taste with your tongue. So far, you have not disagreed with anything I have said. But what if I said you could hear with your tongue or see with your skin? I will forgive you if you think I am crazy. But am I?   As we discovered...