Q: Which animals brain is most similar to a humans?
A: A monkeys brain is the most similar.
Q: What effect does alcohol have on your brain?
A: It shrinks it and pops your brain cells.
Q: Does the brain feel pain?
A: No, but if you try to hurt it it might affect other parts of the body.
Q: How do we get paralyzed?
A: We get paralyzed because some thing is causing messages from the brain t not get to the recipient.
Q: Whats the difference between mental illness and insanity?
A: When you have mental illness, you dont have complete control, when you are insane, you have no control.
Q: Does the size of a brain matter?
A: It depends, if you are talking about smartness, no, but if you are talking about memory space, yes.
These were the most commonly asked questions by kids.
A special Thank You to our guest speaker Dr. Daniel Tenney for helping us answer these questions.