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  • Brain Washing

    // Brain Washing

    A mere 15% of the cells in our brains are neurons. The other 85% of our brain cells are called glia—short for neuroglia—Latin for “neural glue.” Glia outnumber neurons six to one. Up until fairly recently these glial cells were seen as very ... By on Oct 28, 2013 in Neuroscience, Uncategorized Comments: 0.
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  • control-thoughts-blog

    // Your Thoughts Are and Do Matter

    One of my favorite quotes to ponder and discuss with patients is from Deepak Choprah:  “A neuropeptide is born at the touch of a thought.” Let’s look at that: A neuropeptide is a short-chained amino acid produced in the brain used as a ... By on Nov 19, 2012 in Neuroscience Comments: 0.