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PRENATAL BRAIN GROWTH (5)

- FORMATION OF BRAIN CELLS
- CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES (5th week)
- BRAIN IS FULLY DEVELOPED BUT NOT FULL SIZE (2nd trimester)
- SYNAPSES FORM
- MYELINATION OF NEURONS (6 months onward)

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CHILDHOOD BRAIN GROWTH (4)

- MORE SYNAPSES
- MORE MYELINATION
- PRUNING
- PREFRONTAL CORTEX

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ADULTHOOD onwards (BRAIN CHANGES) (2)

- BRAIN MASS GRADUALLY DECREASES
- NEUROGENESIS BECOMES SLOWER

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PRENATAL BRAIN GROWTH (5)

- FORMATION OF BRAIN CELLS
- CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES (5th week)
- BRAIN IS FULLY DEVELOPED BUT NOT FULL SIZE (2nd trimester)
- SYNAPSES FORM
- MYELINATION OF NEURONS (6 months onward)

65

CHILDHOOD BRAIN GROWTH (4)

- MORE SYNAPSES
- MORE MYELINATION
- PRUNING
- PREFRONTAL CORTEX

66

ADULTHOOD onwards (BRAIN CHANGES) (2)

- BRAIN MASS GRADUALLY DECREASES
- NEUROGENESIS BECOMES SLOWER