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By Dr. Cheryl Lane, PhD The ventricular system of our brains includes two large cavities known as the “lateral ventricles”. Resembling horseshoes, t...
Cerebral Aqueduct Cerbral Aqueduct is a narrow channel through the midbrain which connects the third and fourth ventricles This channel approximatel...
Olfactory Bulb The Olfactory Bulb is important for the sense of smell. The olfactory bulb, the center of smell detection, houses numerous primitive...
Middle Cerebral Artery Supplies blood to most of the temporal lobe, anterolateral frontal lobe, and parietal lobe. Perforating branches supply...
Lateral Ventricle The lateral ventricle are one of a system of four communicating cavities within the brain that are continuous with the central can...
Internal Carotid Artery Supplies blood to most of the medial surface of the cerebral cortex ( anterior three fourths ), frontal pole ( via cortical...
Hippocampus The hippocampus is a part of the brain located inside the temporal lobe. Humans have two hippocampi, one in each side of the brain. The...
Cingulate Gyrus Traversing longitudinally through the central deep aspects of the frontal lobes is "cingulate gyrus."  It's the part of the br...
Corpus Callosum The corpus callosum is a very thick bundle of nerve fibers containing both myelinated and unmyelinated axons. In the 18th century,...
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Passion Flower is effective in treating depression,insomnia, and nervous stomach. CLASS: Passiflora incarnata. Other name: Granadilla, Maypop, a...

 
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