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Alcohol consumption shuts down the brain circuitry which promotes inhibition while boosting reward-seeking behavior; so does violence.
Research shows this activates the dopamine circuitry in your brain, strengthens the regulatory circuits that manage stress and lowers your stress hormones.
Under her buffets, the circuitry explodes into shrapnel.
Basically, your brain circuitry has become used to associating certain traits, smells, sounds and feelings with a previous lover and relationship experiences.
Other primates also preferentially look at faces and have dedicated brain circuitry to handle it.
Cole explains that scientists used to think that the circuitry for detecting and responding physiologically to threatening circumstances was there to protect the survival of the individual.
Afterschool activities, exercise and meditation can benefit brain circuitry.
Meanwhile, scientists are trying to understand why the brain deteriorates over time, losing mass and neural circuitry.
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