Fitness and Exercise http://publicradiotulsa.org en "The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance" (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/new-art-and-science-behind-enhanced-brain-performance-encore-presentation <p>(Please note: This show originally aired in September of last year.) As we grow older, of course, our bodies become less capable --- and less reliable --- when it comes to doing all the things we used to do. But as our guest reports on ST today, one of the very exciting findings in recent medical research is that the human brain can actually grow (and get stronger) over time --- and a bigger brain means better memory, increased creativity, sharper concentration skills, and a more rapid speed of learning. Our guest is Dr. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:53:53 +0000 Rich Fisher 55009 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance" (Encore presentation.) Dr. John Ratey of Harvard Medical School, a Noted Author and Clinical Psychiatrist, Speaks in Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/dr-john-ratey-harvard-medical-school-noted-author-and-clinical-psychiatrist-speaks-tulsa <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we chat by phone with Dr. John Ratey, an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School who&#39;s also well-known as an author, speaker, research synthesizer, and health/fitness/exercise advocate. Dr. Ratey will deliver a free-to-the-public address here in Tulsa on Sunday the 13th; the event happens in the Walter Arts Center at Holland Hall School (at 5666 East 81st Street), beginning at 7pm. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:55:21 +0000 Rich Fisher 47739 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Dr. John Ratey of Harvard Medical School, a Noted Author and Clinical Psychiatrist, Speaks in Tulsa "The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/new-art-and-science-behind-enhanced-brain-performance <p>As we grow older, of course, our bodies become less and less capable --- and less reliable --- when it comes to doing all the things we used to do. But as our guest reports on ST today, one of the very exciting findings in recent medical research is that the human brain can actually grow (and get stronger) over time --- and a bigger brain means better memory, increased creativity, sharper concentration skills, and a more rapid speed of learning. Our guest is Dr. Majid Fotuhi, the internationally recognized neurologist, science writer, and medical commentator. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 19:45:53 +0000 Rich Fisher 46691 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance"