Your Body On Movement

Your Body On Movement

We’ve learned a lot about how nerves and the central nervous system work so far. But I thought it time to address some of the bigger picture by looking at how movement is such a necessity for the entire body…including nerves! Movement is a delicate subject...
How Our Internal Environment Affects Neurons

How Our Internal Environment Affects Neurons

Now that we’ve learned about how neurons generally work in the body and how the brain can regulate neurons, it’s time we talk about how the rest of our internal environment can effect neurons. We already hit on a lot of the general causes in the post...
How The Brain Regulates Pain

How The Brain Regulates Pain

In my previous post on nerves, we learned some basic anatomy and how neurons, nerves, and the central nervous system work.  Next, we’ll need to get into how the brain modulates some of these signals based on what it believes is best for you…and, how pain...