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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Understanding the Brain

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Know Your Brain

  • Source: NINDS
  • Condition: Neurological conditions
  • Format: PDF
Brain Basic's four-page intro to the human brain, including information on how a healthy brain works, how to keep it healthy, and what happens when it is diseased or dysfunctional.

Information on the Brain

lobeoratorium
  • Source: NIH, NINDS
  • Condition: Neurological conditions
  • Format: PDF
NIH's Q&A Transcript of the Lobe-oratorium™.  It describes the brain’s lobes and their primary functions, followed by 12 questions and answers.

Genes at Work in the Brain

genes in brain
  • Source: NINDS
  • Condition: Neurological conditions
  • Format: PDF
Brain Basic's ten-page intro to the human brain, including information on how genes work in the brain.

The Life and Death of a Neuron

life and death of a neuron
  • Source: NINDS
  • Condition: Neurological conditions
  • Format: PDF
Brain Basic's educational ten-page booklet about how neurons develop, function, and die, prepared by NINDS.
 Neurological Conditions and Practices