Thoughts on Happiness
Thoughts on Happiness

More on Neurotransmitters The feeling of happiness is a chemical reaction in the brain.  Dopamine is a neurotransmitter (chemicals that pass along signals from one neuron to the next) that helps control the brain’s reward and pleasure centres. Serotonin is also a neurotransmitter and is a vital chemical in how different parts of the brain... » read more

5 Creative Ways to Celebrate Birthdays at Home
5 Creative Ways to Celebrate Birthdays at Home

Think of your ideal birthday party, and the immediate thoughts may consist of a delicious cake, unbridled laughter, and the company of loved ones. Throw in a few snacks, and you have the foundation of a perfect party that is fit to celebrate another chapter of your life. But when you are enjoying your special... » read more

Neurodiversity Celebration Week Events!
Neurodiversity Celebration Week Events!

MMI news: Mind Matters celebrates different ways of thinking with Neurodiversity Celebration Week events!   The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) will be holding interactive online sessions on autism and dyslexia in the veterinary professions this month as part of Neurodiversity Celebration Week starting on Monday 15 March 2021. Neurodiversity... » read more

How Car Accidents Can Affect Your Mental Health
How Car Accidents Can Affect Your Mental Health

When people talk about getting into a car accident, the damages addressed are often physical. More often than not, no one will talk about the trauma victims have to go through when involved in a car accident. The sad thing about this is, getting compensation can be difficult. Many people will concentrate on the hospital... » read more