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Stress alerts you to get out of danger but can cause damage when left unchecked.
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Neuroscientists are learning how our brains process poetry and how poetry can change the way we learn about neuroscience.
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Treating fears in a virtual environment could make therapies for phobias less difficult and more accessible.
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Stories help people connect with each other and make sense of the world.
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Once thought to merely coordinate movement, this region of the brain is proving to exert greater influence on cognition, emotion, and other functions.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 19, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of September 28, 2020.
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These were the top neuroscience stories for the week of August 17, 2020.
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The stress and uncertainty of a crisis can kick your fight-or-flight response into overdrive.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of March 30, 2020.
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The junction between the cortex and the brainstem highlights the center of our emotions.
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The prolonged stress a child experiences by being separated from their parents has lasting implications for their mental health and the generations after them.
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