Help! I Can’t Recognise Faces.

Help! I Can’t Recognise Faces.

Did you know that 2 – 2.5% of the population battles daily with recognising faces? That’s in in every 50 people. It is surprisingly common in varying degrees. Not many people talk about it Or recognise that is is an issue for those who struggle with it every...
Parts of the Brain & Brain Damage.

Parts of the Brain & Brain Damage.

Your brain is amazing! Find out about some of the main brain areas  – what they do and what happens if that brain part is damaged. Because of the vital importance of memory, we begin with the Hippocampus.   Hippocampus The hippocampus, Latin for seahorse,...
What Do Areas of the Brain Do?

What Do Areas of the Brain Do?

  The brain is divided into lobes and each has a range of specific functions. Some of the following symptoms may indicate disorders in that lobe.   Frontal Lobes The frontal lobes are part of the Cerebral Cortex and are the largest of the brain’s...
Test Your Memory, True or False?

Test Your Memory, True or False?

I don’t know about you, but I’ve heard a lot of odd things said about memory. In truth, when I was younger, I didn’t really care! The other day, though, I was signing some papers when the phone rang. I chatted to my friend for a few minutes or so,...