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Glymphatic System

Here's a wonderful article on an exciting development in the role of glial cells and CSF in the brain.Previously Unknown Cleaning System in Brain: Newer Imaging Technique Brings 'Glymphatic System' to LightThe highly organized system acts like a series of pipes that...

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Great image of the cranial base

Above is a fresh dissection showing a superior view of the cranial base with the dural lining intact, tentorium removed. The image is taken from here. You can see the olfactory and optic nerves passing through the dura. Fabulous. How shiny is the fascia...

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Growing Brains in a Jar

Wonderful article on mini brains in the New Zealand Herald - contributed by Angela Wheeler A miniaturised "brain-in-a-bottle" has been grown by stem cell scientists who hope it will lead to new treatments for neurological and mental diseases. The tiny hollow "organoids", measuring...

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Health isn't complex

Here's a great video, very creatively put together, which reminds me that it is not just about receiving treatments it is about making things happen with your health on a daily basis not relying on the 50 minute therapy session. Afterall, there's...

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How did we get big brains?

In the book we explore the ideas that socialisation and dealing with gravity were some of the selective pressures that helped trigger an increase in the size of the brain. It is a useful question if we add the ideas that 'junk...

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How To Change Fear Memories

Our body’s emergency control centre – the amygdala. The amygdala, a pair of almond-shaped structures on the left and right of the brain’s medial temporal lobe, is particularly involved in emotional memories like fear, but also in pleasurable memories associated with food,...

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Immunology in the Gut Mucosa

Fabulous video of the Gut Lining emphasising that our GI tract is home to the biggest collective of immune cells in our body. Meaning digestive issues = immune deficiency. Health of our Gut is absolutely critical.

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