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Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Brain Freeze: "brain freeze" is a lay term that most of us are familiar with. The most common situation in which this occurs is anxiety. A classic example is when s ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Brain size: Average adult brain volume in men is 1,260 cubic centimeters, & in women 1,130 .
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Slang expression: Many migraine sufferers, who eat or drink cold foods or liquids may experience a brief burning achey sensation when these items are ingested. This co ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience in Neurology
No problem: If you want to find out how the brain works, you can start with one of the standard references: Principles of Neural Science, by Kandel and Schwartz. ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Maybe??: Tv does not cause brain damage, but far easier to sit comfortably and vegetate, and may be relaxing after stressful day. But many folks have stopped ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mental activity: Anything you can do to keep your mind focused will be helpful. This could be reading, working puzzles, anything where you are thinking and being creat ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience in Neurosurgery
Play a few bars....: I don't think i know that song? Can you play a few bars of it for me?
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
It's complicated: The brain is a complex organ. Neuroscience, neurology, and engineering attempt to understand the anatomy and function of the brain from the genetic le ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Brain freeze: Consuming ice cold drinks or ice cream causes stimulation of roof of mouth (Palate) which causes rapid changes in small vessels in the sinuses which s ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terri Graham
30 years experience in Pediatrics
Nutrition: The top brain foods in no particular order are: blueberries, salmon, flax seeds, coffee/green tea, mixed nuts, avocados, eggs, whole grains, chocolat ... Read More
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