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  • Excessive levels of stress hormones literally shrink the hippocampus, the part of the brain that controls memories and learning, by an average of 14 percent, according to Daniel G.
  • The hippocampus plays an important role in learning and memory, so children and adults who are active and fit can benefit mentally from their exercise routine.
  • Limbic system-A group of structures in the brain that includes the hypothalamus, amygdala, olfactory bulbs, and hippocampus.
  • The hippocampus, the portion of the brain that affects learning and memory, is shown to be smaller in abusing teens.
  • Forms of sea-horses (Hippocampus), pipe-fishes (Syngnathus), fife-fishes (Sclerodermus), and sun-fish, globe-fish, and other allied forms of Gymnodontes, are not uncommon.