Can you suppress your craving for cigarettes? Probably ‘NO,’ but why? Most people consuming cigarettes can’t stop using them due to their addictive nature; this addiction is caused by ‘3-(1-methyl-2-pyrrolidinyl) pyridine, known as nicotine’ one of the thousands of harmful chemicals we inhale with cigarette smoke. These harmful toxins present in cigarette smoke are responsible for... Continue Reading →
Is it a seizure or epilepsy?
In recent years Epilepsy has been announced as a serious neurologic condition associated with stigma, psychiatric comorbidity, and high economic costs. It is the second most burdensome neurologic disorder worldwide in terms of disability-adjusted life year (1). Many people confuse seizures with epilepsy. A seizure is a burst of uncontrolled electrical activity between brain cells... Continue Reading →
The first mention of the word ‘Brain.’
Historically, there were always various attempts to rank things according to their importance. Our body organs were also not left out from such rankings. The heart was considered a vital structure during ancient times, but Aristotle pushed his view hard to declare the heart as a supreme organ. He thought it was an intelligent organ... Continue Reading →