Quick disclaimer: Take all information about COVID-19 cautiously. A lot of studies are case reports, preprints, and/or not peer-reviewed. That does not mean the information in these papers is wrong, but they could just depict an exemption or be presumptive to begin with. Now that we got that sorted: Does the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) affect the … Continue reading Does the Coronavirus Affect the Brain?
"My brain hurts" is something that people sometimes say when they refer to having headaches. But does your brain really hurt? How come that brain surgeries can be performed with the patient being fully conscious? Shouldn't a brain pace maker like it is used in the treatment of parkinson's hurt? Can the brain even feel pain? In … Continue reading Pain in the Brain?
Last sunday I made my way to Wolfsburg for the first time in aaages. For a good reason: I got invited to participate in the first #instawalk of the interactive science center Phæno and recruited my sister to be my companion on this journey full of unraveling wonders and seeing the world with different eyes again. … Continue reading PHÆNOmenal – My First #instawalk Experience