amygdala, frontal lobes

Larry Brash larry at brash.net
Tue Aug 21 04:14:56 EST 2001


raden wrote:
> 
> "Filip van den Bergh" <F.S.vandenBergh at students.fss.uu.nl> wrote in message news:<9lqjub$f9q$1 at newshost.accu.uu.nl>...
> > What does 'improving the frontal lobes' mean? And what beneficial result are
> > you looking for when stimulating the amygdala?
> >
> > Filip
> 
> Enhancing Intelligence, enhancing creativity....
> amygdala has something to do with emotion, right?

Sort of. 

The amygdala switches on and off aggression. It is deep in the temporal
lobe with connections to the limbic system.

-- 
Larry Brash




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