FINDING THE CLITORIS   ⏱08:03

how to find the clitoris, how covid shrinks some very important parts of the brain & the canadian brain disease that isn't. still.

episode #26, 11th March 2022 #clitoris #mapping #COVID #brain #shrink   image source

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our main brain stories this episode...

THE CLITORIS HAS BEEN FOUND

the tabloids missed this story, but the error bar didn't - brain science has found the clitoris! the brain area responding to clitoral vibration is in the middle at the top of the brain, just where it should be.   [read more...]

this story was in episode #26. original article: Knop et al., 2022 (Journal of Neuroscience), image source #clitoris #brain #tactile #MRI #mapping

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COVID SHRINKS BRAIN

a large brain scanning study finds that some parts of the brains of older adults shrink after infection & mild symptoms of covid. these are small & specific changes in the brain, but every percentage counts. avoid covid.   [read more...]

this story was in episode #26. original article: Douaud et al., 2022 (Nature), reported in: The Guardian by Linda Geddes on 7th March 2022 #COVID #brain #smell #taste #size #shrinkage

rating: The Guardian: fair - scientific story mostly intact  


NEW CANADA BRAIN DISEASE NOT NEW

the official investigation into the mysterious new brain disease in canada over the last two years finds that, in fact, there is no new brain disease. mis-diagnosis explains most of the cases. real & serious, but not new disease.   [read more...]

this story was in episode #26. reported in: The Washington Post by Amanda Coletta on 24th February 2022 #canada #brain #disease #enquiry

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