Science! Being Forgetful May Mean Your Brain is Working

Do you keep forgetting small details here and there, on and off the mat? According to a recent study, apparently it means your brain is working the way it’s supposed to! Whew!

IFLScience posted an article about a recent study: “They found that the growth of new neurons in the hippocampus, the part of our brain associated with memory, seemed to promote forgetting. The purpose was to make room for more important information, and do away with more useless things.”

Check out the article, and have a great day everyone!

 

 

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One response to “Science! Being Forgetful May Mean Your Brain is Working

  1. Interesting link! I’m the most forgetful person, so glad to see my brains not as useless as I thought it was!

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