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Why do you have a pulse?

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We have a pulse because every time the heart beats, it makes a pulse.
So when you can't feel your pulse it means your heart has stopped beating.
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Does the brain pulse?

Yes, it blood is flowing through it, it will pulse.

What is an apical pulse?

An apical pulse is a pulse taken in the 4th or 5th left intercostal space directly over the apex of the heart. The apical pulse can be auscultated or (in most patients) palpat

Name of the thumb pulse?

  The neck pulse is the corotid pulse; the wrist pulse is the radial pulse; the arm pulse is the brachial pulse. it seems that the pulses are named according to the artery

Where is your pulse?

  A pulse can be found where and artery passes over a bone, for example, in your wrist (also known as the radial pulse).