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Why Do we Get Tired?

Why do we get tired?
Sumit was a tireless bundle of energy. He was always up to some mischief or the other. As he grew, to his mother's relief he became a more relaxed child, and over the years his energy level seems to have come down considerably. However, now he feels tired and fatigued. At times he wonders why he gets so tired...

What is Memory?

Illustration of neural activity
As a child my day began with a LARGE glass of milk and five almonds with their skin pealed, that my mother used to put in a bowl of water the previous night. While the milk was for health and energy, the almonds were for increasing the memory. I don't know how much they helped, but I still offer...