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The Truth About Brain Training

The Truth About Brain Training

April 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We all know that our memories become hazier as we age, and the newest cure is brain training: games and puzzles that are rumored to help keep your brain in tip-top shape – or even improve it. But is the science behind this newest phenomenon solid? Degree Library has created an infographic entitled “The Truth About Brain Training”, explaining the myths and science motivating the brain training movement.

Brain Neuroplasticity: Our Body’s Backup System

Brain Neuroplasticity: Our Body’s Backup System

February 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The human brain is an amazing thing! Learn about it`s marvelous capacity to adapt and reorganize itself as necessary, even after traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), in this interesting infographic brought by TopCounselingSchools.org.

How the Brain Benefits from Being Bilingual

How the Brain Benefits from Being Bilingual

January 30, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

There are number of strong cognitive benefits for bilingual speakers. For example, speaking two languages means the brain develops denser grey matter, improves children’s test scores, and affords higher salaries across a large number of professions. This infographic looks at how the brain benefits from being bilingual.

The Science of Study

The Science of Study

July 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

When you learn something new, the involved synapses change. Once the information is stored, the more your recall what you’ve learned, the more simultaneous the process becomes. This same reaction occurs when learning any new information, including a new skill. What’s even more amazing, is that as you learn, your brain actually grows!

Your Brain On Drugs

Your Brain On Drugs

May 2, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

One in 10 Americans are addicted to alcohol and other drugs. But how does this happen? Check out the infographic below presented by BestRehabCounselingDegrees.com to learn about how our brains react to drugs and addiction.

The Brain: A User’s Guide to Emotions

The Brain: A User’s Guide to Emotions

March 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

As neuroscience researchers work to unravel the inner workings of the brain, we know more than ever before about the mysteries of where emotions originate in the brain and the connections between instinct, intelligence and emotion. This work is yielding fascinating insights that we can use to understand how we react to situations and people. The brain, which is a much more flexible organ that previously thought, can be consciously retrained to be more emotionally flexible, understanding and sensitive. The emotional functions of the brain are interwoven at many levels. These maps provide an overview of the major areas of the brain involved in processing emotions.

The Right Brain vs. Left Brain of Marketers

The Right Brain vs. Left Brain of Marketers

May 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Psychologists and personality theorists have long believed there to be differences between the right and the left side of the brain. The right side is responsible for creativity, while the left side handles the details and implementation. In B2B marketing, the type of thinker you are guides the campaigns you design. So what type of marketer are you?