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    "the Hub In The Wheel Of Fire"

    Joseph E. LeDoux called the amygdala "the hub in the wheel of fire". This is my favorite part of the brain. Its a bundle of neuronal nuclei shaped somewhat like an almond, that is where it gets its name. As part of the Limbic system where our emotions are produced, the...
    IvyOrchid IvyOrchid 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 6, 2012

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    Our brains are programmed

    for repeated thoughts. That is, one type of thought can usually lead us to thoughts that we have arrived at because of the initial thought once before. Factors that lead that original thought to that repeated conclusive thought are kind of like programming. WE PROGRAM OUR MINDS...
    idanjaroz idanjaroz 18-21, M Mar 9

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    Tms - Stimulates Brain Nerve Cells To Treat Depression

    TMS Therapy was recently FDA-cleared for patients suffering from depression who have not achieved satisfactory improvement from prior antidepressant medications. More than likely, TMS Therapy will also be available to treat all mental illnesses in the future. TMS Therapy uses a...
    Christyna Christyna 46-50, F 12 Responses Apr 16, 2011

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    It's sooo interesting :3 I'm still debating on

    if I should study psychology or neuroscience, I wish there was an inbetween
    Slubberdegullion Slubberdegullion 13-15, F May 14

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    Taking Physiological Psychology Next Semester And I Am So Excited :)

    I am a Psychology major with a concentration on the anatomy/science aspects of psychology. I have already taken neuropsychology, which was absolutely amazing, and next semester I am going to be taking physiological psychology (the science explanations to behaviors) and...
    MerDerLoves MerDerLoves 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 30, 2012

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    Music and the Brain

    I wrote my thesis on the way music effects the brain.  It's very fascinating.  Anyone else have an interest in that?
    alicia87 alicia87 22-25, F 8 Responses Jul 1, 2009

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    Magnetic Brain Stimulation Treats Depression (week 2 & 3 Of Therapy)

    Below the numerous (******) I addresses week two and week three of TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) Brain Therapy. But first I would like to include what TMS is: TMS Therapy was recently FDA-cleared for patients suffering from depression who have not achieved satisfactory...
    Christyna Christyna 46-50, F 12 Responses May 21, 2011

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    I Seek To Understand What I Can

    I'm convinced that all knowledge is practical, directly or indirectly.If it doesn't teach me something I can use right now it will at least give me a more broad paradigm to understand something else I'm trying to learn later. So learning is always a good thing. And I think...
    Beanow Beanow 22-25, M 1 Response May 16, 2011

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    I Want To- But I Think I Can't

                            I am utterly fascinated by neuroscience, among many other fields of science- I want  to be a neuroscientist, but I feel I am not smart enough, I've always tried to learn about neuroscience through books and the internet (my school doesn't...
    Kwillk Kwillk 13-15 3 Responses Sep 24, 2011

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    Music, Sound, And Language.

    I recently did a literature review on music, sound, and language. The most interesting part was the relations between pitch, tone, and frequency to the percieved politeness or "niceness." true story
    CN473667 CN473667 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 13, 2009

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    Neurofeedback?

    I finally found someone in my area that uses neurofeedback in their practice. She does not take insurance and holy cow, is it expensive.From the data I have read neurofeedback is successful in treating a host of condition's.Has anyone had neurofeedback and if so, was it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 28, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Some days I just don't feel like my life is my own. Too many other things get in the way. I don't mind being responsible but I would like to find time to use the bathroom.
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz 46-50 44 mins ago

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    I not only like it, I did it. Any girls done the same?
    scottob0 scottob0 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    This is really hard for me to say but I've only ever loved women. I like guys, I do. But I've never felt as close with them. Online I can connect with a guy. But in real life I...
    RealMsKate RealMsKate 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I like to wear knee high boots. I just recently wore a pair out in public. It was so much fun and not to mention a rush. I think I will do it again eventually. The best part about...
    12rak38 12rak38 36-40, M 2 hrs ago

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    I can't live my life like the way I do anymore. I don't have energy for it. I'm weak and I'm tired. Including I'm discouraged and scared. I'm worried I'll never please anyone or...
    EddieNashton EddieNashton 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

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    I like to talk but mostly I like to obey. i love to be told what and how to do it.
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    just made a book account on instagram, follow me if you like reading. help me out ☺️ @aimeleslivres thanks
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    I can't stop myself from dressing femininely! I've tried to but couldn't, literally ( see other posts ). All I really know is that when the compulsion, obsession or whatever it is...
    amandatrane1 amandatrane1 51-55, T 2 hrs ago

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    I like reeses peanut butter cups but my favorites are the white chocolate, reeses sticks and nutrageous
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    Today had been a decidedly good day, she thought to herself. This sort of day had become a rare breed in her life, what with the constant cacophony of things going on in her brain...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I've had like 3 big cups before in a single day Uuuuhhh my stomach thoooo.
    riverapon357 riverapon357 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    i like sucking on others boys and dont know if it is normal for how much i like it
    nathanallen1998 nathanallen1998 16-17, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I think there are spirits waiting and working on people. I think they wait for you at work or around certain people to influence your ideas and feelings. I think spirits get to...
    Jimbobclacy Jimbobclacy 36-40, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I don't follow trends, I don't want the biggest TV or the biggest mansion or the fastest luxury car or a pile of cash to swim in like everyone else. I want to see the world, make...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 5 hrs ago

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    I like motivational quotes! Helps me get through the day.
    Poet1callyDr1ven Poet1callyDr1ven 41-45, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I like motivational quotes! Helps me get through the day.
    Poet1callyDr1ven Poet1callyDr1ven 41-45, F 5 hrs ago

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    I say "what" rather than "who" because I am speaking of the me that no one else sees, the internal changes that have taken place in my mind over the last few years. I have...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    This is all 100% true: when i was in the 11th grade, this girl from my school died. a lot of the students cried on that day. the girl was st@bbed to death. It was by her ex who was...
    ZaxelReborn ZaxelReborn 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    1.) Abusive people (men or women). 2.) Heavy metal music. It might make my ears bleed and/or ring for days on end. 3.) Lima beans. They are gross. 4.) Garbanzo beans. Same reason...
    AKLady15 AKLady15 26-30, F 6 hrs ago

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    I like. it a bit rough with my girl
    alexabi alexabi 36-40, M 6 hrs ago

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    I thought I'd never kiss a man, never but after I started dressing like a women I wonted to be treated as a woman. I was in a bar dressed to the nines, a man came on to me so I...
    stoflicken stoflicken 66-70, T 6 hrs ago

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    Imagine not being able to remove ppl from your life. Imagine having a kid with your ex and having to see them or talk to them for the sake of the kid. To be honest id be tempted to...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I love dessert candles. Like the ones Yankee Candle make. I love the Vanilla Frosting and Chocolate brownie ones :)
    Fierrrrce Fierrrrce 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    You mean the world to me Nothing will ever come between us No matter what anybody says or does You will always be in my heart Forever and ever Your spot will never be replaced You...
    fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    As I lie in my bed, Your name's running through my head. All I can think of is you And all that you do. The way you look at me. I feel as if I'm in a dream. The blue sky Reminds me...
    fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    I will always love you, Remember that. You can push me away, but I'll always come back. you can deny your desire and say it can't be, but I won't let the walls come between you...
    fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl fallinlovewithcaliforniagirl 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    The Babysitter Murders Chapter Eighteen Daddy's anger over the pool issue did not abate as the days went on. It was not uncommon for him to come home and find one to three of us...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 8 hrs ago

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    As we were leaving the theatre last night, the wife and I noticed a crowd gathered around one of the multiplexes, and plenty of uniformed security. I asked someone in the crowd...
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    When I was thirteen I tried this. It was so hot and I couldn't sleep so I took off my little cotton top and shorts and immediately felt cooler not to mention naughty. But I thought...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I was a my friend's place and were playing in the pool with his younger sister. We may had 14 and her 12 at the time. I got into the bathroom after she went to change and the...
    Uphilthis Uphilthis 36-40, M 10 hrs ago

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    I was a my friend's place and were playing in the pool with his younger sister. We may had 14 and her 12 at the time. I got into the bathroom after she went to change and the...
    Uphilthis Uphilthis 36-40, M 10 hrs ago

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