Home > Mental health > Brain Brain All sections in Mental Health » Alcohol » Brain » Disorders » Drugs » Living with Mental Illness » Mental Health in SA » Stress » Treatment » Mental Health News Cognitive and learning disorders Cognitive function, also called cognitive performance or cognition, refers to the ability of an individual to think, process, and store information in order to solve problems. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » How brain injury affects you Transparent brains The mystifying brain The brain is our body's most vital organ and defines who we are. That is why it is important to gain more knowledge about the brain and brain injuries. Fascinating brain facts The brain is a wonderful, mysterious and fascinating organ. Here are a few interesting facts. Vitamins that keep your brain young New research has shed light on how certain vitamins and other nutrients may keep your memory sharp and your brain agile - and ward off dementia - as you get older. What is Restless Genital Syndrome? Restless Genital Syndrome is a relatively unknown condition where a patient feels persistent, unwanted restlessness such as tingling, pain or burning in the genital area. Are you right- or left-brained? There is a big difference in how you learn and process information, depending on which side of your brain is the dominant one. Check out this infographic, courtesy of thepremiertutors.org Flex your mind If you want to strengthen your muscles, you exercise. But what if you want to boost your creativity, improve your memory and keep your brain crackling with new ideas? “ Latest comment on Health24 Jaco Knoesen says... Ek wil graag gewig optel wie kan my asb help en se wat ek moet eet asb eks 2meter lank ma weeg 84kg asb as da dalk n dieetkundige is wat my kan help my whatsapp nr is 0825852161 B12 – the forgotten B vitamin? ” Thailand's King Adulyadej treated for 'water on the brain' Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest serving monarch, has been treated for "water on the brain" and a chest infection, the palace revealed in a rare statement. How does the body respond to touching something hot? You might think that your body's rapid reaction to danger is pretty boring, but actually it represents a very clever exception to how your body normally works. Keep your mind sharp The benefits of exercise for physical health are well known, but a new report suggests that staying active can help the elderly keep their minds in shape as well. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Is your baby dehydrated? How to tell. Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready Live healthier Your health » How well do you know the body? Your healthy liver lifestyle Are you healthy? Tell us about your health and you could win R5000. Up for grabs » Tell us about your health Stay warm when the lights go out Win R1000 in cash! Win an energy-saving Spindel Enter our competition and stand a chance of winning an energy saving Spindel valued at R2200!