This Is Your Brain With Dr. Phil Stieg
Summary: This Is Your Brain With Dr. Phil Stieg provides a fascinating look into the human brain, with each episode asking new questions — and finding new answers — about our most mysterious organ. Together with his expert guests, Dr. Stieg takes us on a journey that reveals unexpected secrets at every turn, and redefines what we know about ourselves and our place in the world. The podcast explores the many fascinating aspects of neuroscience, ranging from how the brain is wired for both sudden bursts of violence and the pervasive inner calm of meditation. Where does confidence come from? How do we remember traumatic events – or do we? How do other animals experience consciousness? Does storytelling change our brains? Take the journey with us as we explore the very foundation of what makes us human.
The Quest to Conquer Pain
Awake During Brain Surgery
How Lust Built Our Brains
Why Can’t We Resist Temptation?
Life and Death Decisions
Close Call with a Brain Bleed
What's Threatening Your Sleep?
When Snoring Is Dangerous for Your Brain
Food Is Medicine
Eating Smart for Brain and Heart
Sex and Scent: What Your Nose Knows
No More Shaking Hands!
“Bobble Heads” and Concussions
Rebirth After a Brain Tumor
A Life Unravels