Chilling Brain Scans Show the Impact of a Mother's Love on a Child's Brain Size. A shocking comparison of brain scans from two three-year-old children reveals new evidence of the remarkable impact a mother's love has on a child's brain development.
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How stress affects your brain - Madhumita Murgia - Chronic stress can affect brain size, its structure, and how it functions, right down to the level of your genes.
Variability of brain size and external topography. Primates: Human 1.176 kg Chimpanzee 273 g Baboon 151 g Mandrill 123 g Macaque 110 g Carnivores: Bear 289 g Lion 165 g Cheetah 119 g Dog 95 g Cat 32 g Artiodactyls: Giraffe 700 g Kudu 166 g Mouflon 118 g Ibex 115 g Peccary 41 g Marsupials: Wallaby 28 g Lagomorphs: Rabbit 5.2 g Rodents: Rat 2.6 g Mouse 0.5 g
Main functions of carbs - Are the body’s main source of energy - Are necessary for brain function - Help the body’s muscles work better - Supply the body with essential vitamins and minerals - Supply the body with fiber