Smells like mom's cooking

By Yuan Cuan

Smell & Memory

Do you remember what you had for breakfast yesterday? Did you forget to turn off the lights in your house? These are called memories, they are some recall of something special or have no worth at all. They come from what you have seen or heard or smelled. Your brain holds your memories and acts as a "bank"

What controls memory?

Parts of the brain In the region called the limbic system which includes the hippocampus, cingulate gyrus, Amygdala , thalamus and other organs control the function of memory