You probably think that you know your own brain. After all, you use it every day.
However, there are a lot of misconceptions and myths that people accept as the truth. It’s time to debunk those myths and get our brains straight.
Not only that, but we wanted to inform you of some interesting brain trivia you probably weren’t aware of before.
1. The Brain Feels No Pain
There are no pain receptors in the brain. This is precisely the reason why surgeons can perform brain surgery on a patient while they are wide awake. This helps them ensure that the surgery procedure doesn’t mess up any vision or motor control functions.
2. Can You Tickle Yourself?
It is impossible to tickle yourself as your brain has the ability to distinguish unexpected external touch and your own touch.