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Mind Chi and your Plastic Brain!

by Vanda North
Why might the word ‘plastic’ be so important in your life?

When you think of plastic, you may think of:

  • Cleaning up the planet…
  • Trying to use fewer plastic bags…
  • The amazing forms and shapes into which plastic can be molded or…
  • The versatility of the compound from thin (paper-like) to very solid.

However, you may not know that it is also thought to be “One of the most extraordinary discoveries of the 20th Century” by Dr. Norman Doidge, psychiatrist, researcher & author. Every new memory or activity that you perform is thanks to the ‘plasticity’ of your brain. Continue reading