Your brain is incredible – are you looking after it?

Brain

Your brain is the most complex thing in the universe. Billions of cells working together to control your emotions, memories, movement and speech. It’s what makes you ... you.

But many of us take our brains for granted.

Just as we can protect other areas of our health, we can take steps to keep our brains healthy and reduce our risk of developing dementia later in life.

Think Brain Health is an ongoing celebration of everything our incredible brains do for us and a guide to the simple things we can do to protect them in return.

Brain Health Brain

Your brain is the most complex thing in the universe. Billions of cells working together to control your emotions, memories, movement and speech. It’s what makes you... you.

But many of us take our brains for granted.

Just as we can protect other areas of our health, we can take steps to keep our brains healthy and reduce our risk of developing dementia later in life.

Think Brain Health is an ongoing celebration of everything our amazing brains do for us and a guide to the simple things we can do to protect them in return.

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How well do you know your brain?

Test your knowledge and learn more about looking after your incredible brain.

Brain health basics

Your brain is incredible. Made up of around 100 billion nerve cells, it controls your movement, your emotions and stores your precious memories.

Can we really reduce the number of people living with dementia by 40%?

If we can understand what increases the risk of developing dementia, governments and individuals can be better informed about how to reduce that risk.

It’s time we started thinking brain health

Like so many families, Suzi Perry’s has felt the sadness and guilt that dementia causes. That’s why she's supporting this movement to do all we can protect our brain health.