• Question: how are you supposed to see how the brain grows

    Asked by Freya to Sonia on 16 Nov 2018.
    • Photo: Sonia Lenehan

      Sonia Lenehan answered on 16 Nov 2018:

      One way is through MRI scanning where you ask parents to bring their children in at different ages so that the brain can be imaged using the MRI scanner and this shows us the brain! This link walks you through the use of an MRI scanner and shows you the kind of pictures we get to look at of the brain https://bigpictureeducation.com/brain-imaging-images