Grey matter, cerebellum, encephalon. Call it what you want, but have you ever thought about the state of your brain?
Our brains are destined to be put in the spotlight more and more each year. Why? Because as we age, our brains change. Connections between those areas of the brain that enable us to see “the big picture” by bringing different sources of information together, tend to grow stronger. At the same time, the parts of the brain important to learning and mastering complex mental activities actually shrink, along with the surrounding nerve cells. As the wave of Boomers ages over the next few years, the number of brain-related conditions will undoubtedly rise. And that will mean a lot more research about conditions such as:
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