Brain Blogging, Fourteenth Edition

Brain_Blogging_Carnival2.jpgWelcome to the fourteenth edition of Brain Blogging — a semi-monthly blog carnival that aims to review posts “related to the brain and mind that go beyond the basic sciences into a more human and multidimensional perspective.”

This carnival is part of the Blog Carnival network. Please remember to submit your blog entries using the online submission form. We will do our best to review and include your entry! Enjoy your readings…


Walter presents Second-hand Smoke Exposure Linked to Psychological Problems in Children posted at Highlight HEALTH, saying, “The first evidence linking mothers’ second-hand smoke exposure while pregnant to their child’s attention deficit disorder (ADHD) and conduct disorder.”

Cade Krueger presents Suffering With Anxiety In Your Business And Life posted at Write To Right.

Memory & Cognition

Charles H. Green presents Is Neuroleadership More Than Reinventing Wheels? posted at Trust Matters, saying, “Is neuroleadership doing more than just codifying common sense? If not, how should it move forward?”

NAOMI presents Modern Brits out of Memory posted at Diary From England.

Alvaro Fernandez presents Yaakov Stern: Build Your Cognitive Reserve posted at SharpBrains, saying, “How we can build a Cognitive Reserve-and why.”

Petra Ioni presents Memory Encoding Mechanism Plus Cell Regeneration | Medopedia posted at Medopdedia.

Luke Muehlhauser presents How to Remember Anything posted at, saying, “A quick & useful introduction to simple memory systems.”

Jimmy Atkinson presents How to Figure Out Your Learning Style | OEDb posted at OEDb: Online Education Database.

Katelyn Thomas presents To Microchip or Not to Microchip, That Is the Question posted at Life Without Memories.

Self Awareness

Laura Young presents Money and Happiness: Is It A Matter of Focus? posted at Dragon Slayer, saying, “Most people believe that they would be happier if they were richer, but survey evidence on subjective well-being is largely inconsistent with that belief.”

Stephanie West Allen presents “There’s a great future in neuroplasticity. Think about it. Will you think about it?” posted at Brains On Purpose.

Phil B. presents 6 Reasons Why We Lie posted at Phil for Humanity, saying, “We all lie, but why do we lie?”


Mary Kearns presents A Matter of Matter posted at Becoming Your StellarSelf: Body, Mind and Spirit.

Chris presents Three Benefits From Lifting Your Bai Hui Point posted at Martial Development, saying, “Learn about the Bai Hui acupuncture point, and how can it improve your health.”

State of Mind

Hal Sommerschield, Ph.D. presents North Star Mental Fitness Blog: 15 Mind Empowering Functions posted at North Star Mental Fitness Blog.

edithyeung presents How to Find Your Greatness (Inspired by Barbara DeAngelis) posted at Edith Yeung.Com: Dream. Think. Act.

Ianternet presents Goal Motivation: Just Do It! posted at Ian Fernando.

James Bishop presents Work and Stress: Having a Life, not an Illness posted at Finding Optimism, saying, “A two-fold answer to tackling stress at work.”

Stigmatization & Discrimination

Dr. Nancy Brown presents Teen Health 411 posted at Teen Health 411.


Silicon Valley Blogger presents Why You Spend and Save The Way You Do: The Science Behind Money Behaviors posted at The Digerati Life, saying, “Some interesting studies on how the mind works and thinks about money and finance.”


Karen Halls presents The Best Drug Treatment Programs and Drug Addiction Treatment posted at Addiction Recovery Blog, saying, “I talk about the different Drug Treatment programs that are available. Good reference material. Thanks for the chance to submit to your carnival.”

Shaheen E Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, FAAN

Shaheen E Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, FAAN, is a board-certified neurologist and pain specialist, medical educator, and scientist. He is the executive director of the Global Neuroscience Initiative Foundation (GNIF). He is a published scholar in biomarkers, biotechnology, education technology, and neurology. He serves on the editorial board of several scholarly publications and has been honored by the U.S. President and Congress.
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