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Question about head size. Do large-headed people have more neurons in reserve (for later in life)?
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Dr. Lawrence Smith
Clinical Psychology
In brief: A big head is good!
Research published 2 years ago in neurology®, the medical journal of the american academy of neurology, showed that "people with alzheimer's disease who have large heads have better memory and thinking skills than those with the disease who have smaller heads, even when they have the same amount of brain cell death due to the disease.
" so, yes, it appears that size matters when it comes to heads.

In brief: A big head is good!
Research published 2 years ago in neurology®, the medical journal of the american academy of neurology, showed that "people with alzheimer's disease who have large heads have better memory and thinking skills than those with the disease who have smaller heads, even when they have the same amount of brain cell death due to the disease.
" so, yes, it appears that size matters when it comes to heads.
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