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In a word, yes.
hardly surprising though, the human brain uses roughly 25% of body's energy production.. but it can double it's demand if very active.
25%! I knew it was a lot, but that's huge.
well think about it.. weight for weight, it's one of the largest human organs..and it's all solid glucose using neural tissue. Unlike muscles which can run on a number of different fuel sources, so it most directly utilises the body's resources.
Hmm, Ok, I'll think about it, but I might need a snack first.