The Science Behind the Human Brain – Protecting Your Most Vital Organ
The mysteries of the brain may never be fully unravelled but what we do know is fascinating. The brain is made up of billions of different neurons and nerve fibres and they all play an important role in how our brain operates. This infographic from Study Medicine Europe takes you through how the brain works and what you can do to protect it throughout your life.
The reality is, however, that most brain development has already taken place by the time you’re 25. Some experts do argue that our brain is in a constant state of flux until our 30s. Whatever the true age, it doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t focus on maintaining a healthy brain throughout our lives. For example, meditation is growing in popularity in the western world so this could be something you could try out. Find out more in the infographic.