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Brain Health - OHSU Brain Awareness

During childhood, the brain gets "wired up." During adolescence, the frontal lobe undergoes a surge of development. As an adult, the most important trait of the brain is the ability of the brain to adapt to new experiences. And studies of the brains of older people contradict the once popular belief that adults lose an enormous number of neurons every day.

Discover how to keep your brain healthy at every stage of life!