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Discover just a few of the secrets behind the inner workings of your truly one-of-a-kind mind – and learn more about its biggest foes: Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis. Infographic from Cleveland Clinic's HealthHub

Brain Teasers (Infographic)

A mind-boggling collection of fascinating facts

Your brain is an organ like no other. When it’s healthy, its potential is truly hard to, um, wrap your brain around. Its biggest foes are Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis, which can rob us of our ability to think, reason and remember.

Discover just a few of the secrets behind the inner workings of your truly one-of-a-kind mind – and learn more about its biggest foes: Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis. Infographic from Cleveland Clinic's HealthHub

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  • Mahesh111

    The single most interesting thing about brain is its ability to self contemplate and hence self-structure itself.

  • Mark816

    Great facts on the brain, my question where is the mind?

  • Ted

    Question: If the brain does not have brain receptors, why are many medications made to “work on the brain” for pain?

  • Michelle

    What’s going on when I feel like I’m having little “zips” like an electrical shortage? I usually will have several in a minutes time frame each only lasting a second or so

    • Health Hub Team

      In order for us to provide an answer to questions about your medical
      condition, you would have to be evaluated by one of our specialists. As
      you can imagine, each person’s situation is different and we cannot
      generalize about medical diagnosis or treatment options. I am sorry and I
      hope you understand our position. After an evaluation, the specialist
      should also be able to provide you with the information you need to make
      your personal medical decisions. To make an appointment please call
      866.588.2264.
      Sincerely,
      HealthHub Team from Cleveland Clinic