Tag: Body and Mind

Divisions of Learning and Faculties of the Mind- Francis Bacon

General Divisions of Learning into History, Poetry, and Philosophy, in relation to the Three Faculties of the Mind—Memory, Imagination, and Reason. The same Distribution applies to Theology

Thought and Word : Lev Vygotsky 1934

Mental Personality

Consciousness is reflected in the word like the sun is reflected in a droplet of water. The word is a microcosm of consciousness, related to consciousness like a living cell is related to an organism, like an atom is related to the cosmos. The meaningful word is a microcosm of human consciousness.

Psychology

Psychology is the systematic study of human mind and behaviour. Again it endeavors to the scientific study of mental processes such as perception, cognition, emotion, personality, behavior, and interpersonal relationships.

Hippocampus

Hippocampus is a complex brain structure embedded deep into temporal lobe. It has a major role in learning and memory. It is a plastic and vulnerable structure that gets damaged by a […]

Stress

Any intrusion on the homeostasis or balance of the organism is stress. The brain’s job is to regulate all stress and return balance to the internal milieu. Protective mechanisms, such as increases […]

Brain gut connection

The gut-brain interactions have been studied for decades, providing a number of information about the close interactions between the gut-associated immune system, enteric nervous system, and gutbased endocrine system, these findings have largely been ignored […]

Metabolites

Microbes in the gut produce thousands of chemicals, called metabolites, that affect overall wellness. Some of these metabolites are beneficial to health, such as B-vitamins and short-chain fatty acids. Others can be […]

Microbiome

Billion of bacteria, fungi, and viruses colonizing our body are collectively called microbiota. And the collection of their genes is called the microbiome. Since the information found in microbiome exceeds hundreds of […]

Prebiotic Foods

Prebiotic foods do not contain living organisms. They contribute to the health of the microbiome because they contain indigestible fibers that ferment in the GI tract, where they are consumed by probiotic […]

Probiotic Foods

Probiotic foods that supply varying amounts of beneficial live bacteria that grow during carefully controlled fermentation processes. Some of these are common foods one may include in the diet, while others may […]