Human Brain

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8 Unexpected Things That Lower IQ, According to Scientific Studies

By | 2018-04-24T13:44:37+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Many of us try to keep our minds sharp by doing puzzles and learning new things. But some of the other things we do might lower IQ. Read on to find out how you may be sabotaging your own intelligence. Research has found that the following things and habits lower IQ and ruin cognitive functions. [...]

10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s and How to Recognize & Deal with Them

By | 2018-04-24T14:35:40+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

By recognizing the early signs of Alzheimer's, you have a chance to help your loved ones who are at risk and give them an opportunity to live a normal life. Alzheimer's disease affects nearly 47 million people all over the world. These numbers are enough to bring forth the grim reality that is this [...]

4 Stages of Sleep and What Happens to the Brain and the Body during Each

By | 2018-04-17T14:35:05+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

What happens to the brain during the different stages of sleep? The answer to this question will take you closer to understanding how the amazing brains of humans work. Sleep is boring, right? Well, yes and no. On the one hand, you close your eyes, everything goes black and then a few hours later, you [...]

10 Symptoms of Information Overload and How It Affects Your Brain & Body

By | 2018-04-08T20:37:16+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Information overload takes place when we are exposed to too much irrelevant information. This leads to an unnecessary overstimulation of the brain. It is no longer a secret that the human brain is amazing and has an unmatchable power that continues to keep scientists and neurologists interested. But with the constant flow of information in [...]

What Causes Night Terrors in Adults and What Underlying Problems They Reveal

By | 2018-03-30T14:29:03+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Nightmares have come and gone since childhood, being more prevalent during the early years. Night terrors in adults, however, generally spring from some underlying problem or even a health concern. As a child, nightmares were a common experience. They came from simple experiences most of the time like scary movies or worries. In some cases, [...]

How Solar Storms Affect Human Consciousness and Wellbeing

By | 2018-03-24T12:32:08+00:00 March 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Human Brain, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

You may be surprised to learn that solar storms can affect your emotional health and consciousness. However, scientific studies confirm the link between solar activity and our physical and emotional wellbeing. A solar storm or eruption is a massive explosion in the Sun's atmosphere, which can release even more than 6 × 1025 J of [...]

6 Ways to Improve Your Cognitive Skills and Supercharge Your Brain

By | 2018-03-24T11:30:16+00:00 March 24th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Improving your cognitive skills can make you more successful and happier. It can even make your relationships better and reduce your risk of dementia. So why not give these tips to improve your cognitive abilities a go? Our cognitive abilities are not fixed. While some of our intelligence is down to our genes, much of [...]

What Are Alpha Waves and How to Train Your Brain to Achieve Them

By | 2018-03-13T21:27:52+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Alpha waves are associated with the relaxed state of the mind. You can greatly benefit from them and even train your brain to produce them. This will help you achieve maximum concentration, awareness and relaxation. Imagine for a second that you are sitting on a sandy beach, or under a tree staring far into the [...]