Beautiful human brain and functions in Health Image With human brain and functions

Beautiful human brain and functions in Health Image With human brain and functions

Gross neuroanatomy - major brain structures. Adapted from Breedlove, Rosenzweig and Watson(2007)

Gross neuroanatomy - major brain structures. Adapted from Breedlove, Rosenzweig and Watson(2007)

Stress isn’t always a bad thing; it can be handy for a burst of extra  energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport or have  to speak in public. But when it’s continuous, it actually begins to  change your brain. Madhumita Murgia shows how chronic stress can affect  brain size, its structure, and how it functions, right down to the level  of your genes.

Stress isn’t always a bad thing; it can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport or have to speak in public. But when it’s continuous, it actually begins to change your brain. Madhumita Murgia shows how chronic stress can affect brain size, its structure, and how it functions, right down to the level of your genes.

This Is Your Brain on Poverty Data visualizations highlight the surprising connections between income and brain structure

This Is Your Brain on Poverty Data visualizations highlight the surprising connections between income and brain structure

Data visualizations highlight the surprising connections between income and brain structure

Data visualizations highlight the surprising connections between income and brain structure

Certain brain structures related to emotion and reward are smaller in people with the disorder, new research finds.

Certain brain structures related to emotion and reward are smaller in people with the disorder, new research finds.

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