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Low self-esteem and the brain 3

Low self-esteem and the brain 3

Low self esteem and the brain I have already talked about the interesting mechanism in the brain that strengthens new thoughts, behaviors and emotinos. So, again, if two neurons in the your brain give signals at the same time, the connection between them will get stronger. This was probably created in this way because it fills a biological function. If you for example have burned your hand on the stove, you will probably be more observant so that it does…

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Low self esteem and the brain 2

Low self esteem and the brain 2

Low self esteem and the brain The brain consists of 100 billion neurons. The neuron is like a computer which receives nerve impulses from other grey cells. The contact betwwen two neurons is called a synapse. When a nerve impulse arrives, the synapse releases neurotransmitters like dopamin and serotonin (very important in order to feel more pleasure, it fights anxiety and negative feelings about yourself). The neuron receives nerve impulses from other gray cells through a net of outgrowths called the…

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