Healthy Nervous System
- Q How can pleasure motivate me to maintain a healthy lifestyle?
Dr. Kelly Traver, Internal MedicineDopamine is released when you do things you simply enjoy, such as painting a picture, reading a good book, or dancing. Praise increases dopamine levels. Rewards can stimulate the release of dopamine. Even the anticipation of a reward can elevate your... Full Answer
- Q What controls beta-amyloid?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineIn general, genes control how much beta-amyloid you have in your brain. Some branches may be knocking out those notes from your course in 18th-Century Roman history, while others may be causing you to forget to pick up the very thing that you went to the... Full Answer