Brain Scans Show Rejection Really Hurts. Romantic rejection, causes physical pain, according to a new study of brain activity. Now MRI brain scans of people jilted in real life show “activation in brain areas that are actually tied to the feeling of pain,” said study co-author Edward Smith, a psychologist at Columbia University in New York […]Read More
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What is happening inside your brain when you feel hatred?
Hate involves both the interior, primitive parts of the brain? Our capacity for intense dislike of others of our species may date back as far as 150,000 years. When subjects saw someone they hated, most of the frontal cortex remained active. The more intensively a person said that he or she hated another person, the […]Read More
Electricity can dramatically improve mental focus?
Napping can Dramatically Increase Learning, Memory … What Is the Best Way to Improve Your Brain Power for Life … Focus@Will claims to boost brain power by 400 PER CENT …Read More
The Placebo Effect
Scientists have noticed that patients may experience improvements just from thinking they’ve had medicine, even if that medicine is fake. But why does the placebo effect work, and why do some researchers believe it’s growing stronger?Read More
How the human brain works
An animated tour around the human brainRead More