Tag Archives: Brain Health

15 Interesting Facts About the Brain You Should Know

The brain is a highly complex organ that is still not even fully understood by scientists. While there is still so much more to be learned, let’s honor Brain Health Awareness Week (March 12-18th) by celebrating what we do know about this incredibly complex organ. Brain Composition Our Brains are constantly changing. Referred to as…
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The Power of Thought Energy! Optimism vs. Pessimism

Written by Dr. Jeffrey A Pammer, DC Are you an optimist or a pessimist? Do you often times let your emotions dictate how you feel or let them get the best of you? Do you allow your thoughts to work for you or against you? These are questions that we rarely ask ourselves, yet the…
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Pain and your Brain

How much is pain “in your head”? Studies confirm that significant changes occur in the brain during the shift from Acute to Chronic pain. “Chronic pain patients exhibited brain activity in areas including the perigenual anterior cingulate cortex, the medial prefrontal cortex, and parts of the amygdala—areas that are considered to mediate emotion.” According to Forbes…
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