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Learning: Brain: Exercise: What is a possible influence of frequent physical excercise on brain?

Mar 5th, 2006 08:21
Knud van Eeden,


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Learning: Brain: Exercise: What is a possible influence of frequent 
physical excercise on brain?
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Frequent excercise might possibly:
 -increase the total amount of blood vessels in the brain
 -stimulate the production of neuron growth stimulants
  like brain derived neurotropic factor (BDNF)
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Note:
Remember also the citation:
Mens sana in corpore sano.
(=a healthy mind in a healthy body)
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Internet: see also:
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Exercising the body can benefit the mind (new research suggests that 
physical exercise encourages healthy brains to function at their 
optimum levels)
http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20060225/bob10.asp
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Exercise makes the brain faster but not smarter
http://www.newscientist.com/channel/being-human/brain/mg18024211.200
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Brain derived neurotropic factor (BDNF)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BDNF
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Learning: Link: Overview: Can you give an overview of links?
http://www.faqts.com/knowledge_base/view.phtml/aid/33510/fid/1741
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