“Significant loss of neurons is a normal part of ageing” and other brain cell myths

Basic facts about the brain are a key part of many introductory psychology courses, including information about brain cells. For instance, for years, students (and the public) have been taught that, thanks to the ageing process, the older we get, the more brain cells we lose.

Read more: https://digest.bps.org.uk/2017/12/01/significant-loss-of-neurons-is-a-normal-part-of-ageing-and-other-brain-cell-myths/

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