Time to Talk

Time to Talk

This week’s mental health series blog is going to explore a key element in looking after your mental health – talking! Whether you’re suffering with a long term mental illness, exam stress, or are having difficulties with people close to you, talking can be a great...
The ‘Chimp’ Brain

The ‘Chimp’ Brain

In the next blog of this series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at what the ‘Chimp Brain’ is and how it affects us. What do we mean by ‘The Chimp Brain’ All animals need to survive and reproduce; exactly how they make sure they do this is...
Why Is Mental Health Important?

Why Is Mental Health Important?

When we’re in pain or feel sick, most of us are all too happy to take the time to care for ourselves. We might see a doctor, take medicine or simply spend a day in bed to rest. So why do we not take the time to care for our mental health? Over the next few weeks we’re...
The Human Brain

The Human Brain

In this blog series, the Get My Grades Team is going to take a look at the Human Brain and what it does. Our Brains The brain is fiendishly complex with billions of neurons and many trillions of connections. Trying to find out what’s going on in there is the goal of...