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what is the frontal lobe of the brain used for

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Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Frontal lobe: The frontal lobe is Betty functions including: motor control, expression of memory and identification of smells and odors are many of the functions of ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Personality change: The person would behave like a zombie if both sides removed
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience Neurology
Exercise: Exercise is the only proven way to improve cognition. It is particularly good for i proving processing speed and executive functioning, which are par ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Clark
16 years experience Neurology
Personality: The frontal lobe controls personality, inhibitions, and is a large part of our planning. It is also involved in our memory storage and part of moveme ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelly Condefer
19 years experience Neurology
Stroke and mood: Yes! Frontal lobe strokes can cause personality and/or mood changes. The FLs when healthy act as our "filter", keep us from losing control of our emot ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Tumor Growth: Non cancerous tumors of the frontal lobe will usually take years to get to 13 centimeters.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pradeep Parihar
30 years experience Family Medicine
Brain : Frontal brain does reasoning and emotion. Brain stem is more a vital center for heart and respiration control.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Saha
Dr. Ted Saha answered
42 years experience Palliative Care
Frontal lobe functio: The smaller size of the frontal lobe catches up, but it"s function does improve with the aid of medicines
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Dr. Steven Giannotta
48 years experience Neurosurgery
Coma: Failure to respond to any stimuli such as verbal commands or pain.
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Dr. Robert Goodman
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Good care, not worry: This depends on various factors and a consultation with a good neurologist or neurosurgeon should allow you to understand the nature of the cyst and t ... Read More
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