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Reward pathway in the brain

Reward pathway in the brain

[8:25] Learn about how your brain processes pleasurable stimuli. [Video source: khanacademymedicine YouTube link]…

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The Amygdala in 5 Minutes

The Amygdala in 5 Minutes

[5:37] THE BRAIN EVOLVED TO NOT THINK ABOUT THINKING… It evolved to deal quickly with the hundreds of things we ha…

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The Neurobiology of Evil

The Neurobiology of Evil

[5:28] Thanks to MRI and fMRI brain scans, we now know much more about how damage to or deficiencies in certain parts of th…

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Depression and its treatment

Depression and its treatment

[6:45] COMPASSION!…. Anxiety and stress is usually caused by a human being worried about the response of others …

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The Autonomic Nervous System

The Autonomic Nervous System

[3:03] Dr. Rick Hecht points out the various functions of the autonomic nervous system and explains the division betwe…

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