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Doctor insights on: Brain Psyc Level Of Consciousness Lapses

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Cerebrum (Definition)

Cerebrum essentially refers to the majority of the brain. Embryologically, it develops from the telencephalon, and together with the diencephalon, ...Read more


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What happens if icp (intracranial pressure) increases, then does loc (level of consciousness) decreases?

What happens if icp (intracranial pressure) increases, then does loc (level of consciousness) decreases?

Consciousness: As ICP increases and particularly when it gets to the higher ranges LOC can occur, in severely elevated increased pressures coma and even death can occur. ...Read more

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Could meditation be used to achieve a higher level of consciousness, how?

Could meditation be used to achieve a higher level of consciousness, how?

Mindfulness: Meditation is a form of meditation taught in hospitals, clinics, and workshops, and has no religious connection. It teaches the person to be aware of what is happening w/out stressing or evaluating. This is especially helpful for pain management. Mental body scans and breathing can be part of this. Many studies support the physical and mental health benefits of meditation. See jon kabat-zinn. ...Read more

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How can I use meditation to achieve higher level of consciousness?

How can I use meditation to achieve higher level of consciousness?

Mindfulness: Meditation is a form of meditation taught in hospitals, clinics, and workshops, and has no religious connection. It teaches the person to be aware of what is happening w/out stressing or evaluating. This is especially helpful for pain management. Mental body scans and breathing can be part of this. Many studies support the physical and mental health benefits of meditation. See jon kabat-zinn. ...Read more

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Iv hd severe sweating, lower level of consciousness daily, headaches upon waking, word mix up last 9 mnths-cld this be effect of weed smoked 9 mth ago?

Iv hd severe sweating, lower level of consciousness daily, headaches upon waking, word mix up last 9 mnths-cld this be effect of weed smoked 9 mth ago?

Very, very unlikely: Even if there was some bad contamination, this is not likely related to cannabis. But you do need an exam. The symptoms may not all be from the same cause and you need to expect that one Dx is likely to be Anxiety - but don't just take a Rx. Fuller eval of the consciousness/language issues should be done. Seek a Health Psychotherapist to help w/ finding relief from Dr's for all of these concerns. ...Read more

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I've read that one symptom of cirrhosis may be an altered level of consciouness. What does this mean?

I've read that one symptom of cirrhosis may be an altered level of consciouness. What does this mean?

Liver Failure: As the liver fails it cannot clean the blood of excess ammonia. As the ammonia levels rise the conscious level of the patient diminishes. The patient can be incoherent and have other mental facility deficits. ...Read more

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What foods can u eat to increase seratonion levels to the brain?

What foods can u eat to increase seratonion levels to the brain?

Serotonins: Serotonin is a brain chemical involved in vital body functions and to regulate mood and sleep. These are the foods that increase serotonin from literature review- buckwheat, bananas, dark chocolate, sour cherries, whey protein, wild fish and seafood , flaxseed, free range turkey and beef. ...Read more

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How to increase dopamine level in brain naturally?

How to increase dopamine level in brain naturally?

Naturally means?: Do you mean WITHOUT use of typical pharmacological agents which are prescribed in the U.S. and elsewhere? Tyrosine is an amino acid which is a building block for dopamine. When taken in greater quantities than we get from ingestion dopamine levels will rise in the brain. However, at such necessarily high levels, significant side effects can occur. Needs to be monitored closely by physician. ...Read more

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How do i make my brain to work faster and increase my level of alertness?

How do i make my brain to work faster and increase my level of alertness?

Play brain games: I'm not sure exactly what type of trouble you're having with your brain that you feel it is slow and your alertness is decreased. Perhaps, a check with a neurologist would be best just to begin with to make sure all is well. But assuming you're just not up to the kind of snuff you'd like to be how doing something rather simple and fun like checking this website out: www.lumosity.com. I LOVE it! ...Read more

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Is there a maximum level of pleasure that the brain can naturally produce on its own?

Is there a maximum level of pleasure that the brain can naturally produce on its own?

Pleasure: It depends on your interest you had created, bliss can be achieved by doing appropriately meditation. All other pleasures are depends on your like, interest and dislikes. ...Read more

Consciousness (Definition)

It is the amount of awareness with yourself and the surroundings meaning recognize yourself and ...Read more