The Neuro Network

by Nick Burgraff, PhD

The Neuro Network discusses the lighthearted side of complex science. Join us as we delve into world(s) of neuroscience, physiology, health, wellness, and philosophy. Nick is a neuroscientist and physiologist in Seattle.

www.theneuronetwork.org

Podcast episodes

  • Ep.46 Training and Injuries: Broken Clavicles and Drowning with Zach and Mark

    Ep.46 Training and Injuries: Broken Clavicles and Drowning with Zach and Mark

    This week we're talking all things injuries. How do you train with an injury? How do you prevent injuries? And how do you come back from an injury? Nick breaks his collarbone and Mark drowns while snorkeling.

  • Ep.45 Pain, Podcasts, and the Power of Neuroscience: Understanding Opioids with Jamie Moffa

    Ep.45 Pain, Podcasts, and the Power of Neuroscience: Understanding Opioids with Jamie Moffa

    In this episode, we dive into the complex world of pain, exploring the intricate neuroscience behind opioids and understanding their impact on the brain. Our guest, Jamie Moffa is an expert in both the scientific and podcasting spheres, offering unique insights into how these powerful medications influence the brain and the challenges they present in both treatment and public perception. Join us as we bridge the gap between advanced scientific understanding and accessible communication, shedding light on a topic of profound relevance in today's world. In Plain English Podcast: https://inplainenglishpod.org/

  • Ep.44 Biohack or Bioquack? Alkaline and Hydrogen Water

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    Ep.44 Biohack or Bioquack? Alkaline and Hydrogen Water

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    Zach is back and we're talking all things alkaline and hydrogen water. Does it really help? Can changing the pH of your water unlock an elixir to eternal life? Or is it all a bunch of nonsense? Tune in to find out what we think.

  • Ep.43 Biowarfare in Jiu-Jitsu, Robotics, and the Scientific Review Process

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    Ep.43 Biowarfare in Jiu-Jitsu, Robotics, and the Scientific Review Process

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    Zach is back. Join us on this illuminating journey where we discuss the intoxicating smells of Jiu-Jitsu, construction of simple electronic and robotic devices, and delve into the intricacies of the scientific review process.

  • Ep.42 The Surprising Truth About Weight Loss and the Science of Calories

    Ep.42 The Surprising Truth About Weight Loss and the Science of Calories

    In this episode, we dive into the intricate science of weight management, exploring beyond the notion of calories in, calories out. We examine how various factors like sleep, stress, genetics, and the body's complex metabolic processes interplay in determining weight gain or loss. Join us for a fascinating journey through the physiological and psychological aspects of weight management.