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Longevity Secrets Revealed!

Longevity Secrets Revealed!

If you wish to live a long and healthy life, you will be interested in the results of studies published in a new book «Longevity Project» («duration of the project"), authors Howard S. Friedman and Leslie R. Martin. According to these authors, there are some things that just do not lead to life, but on the contrary, it can reduce: - the ease and carefree life (carefree people often do not pay attention to health issues) - outgoing personality (extroverts are more likely to social pressure and alcohol consumption, smoking, etc.) - cheerfulness and excessive optimism ("rose-colored glasses" may interfere with the perception of the real threats). This study, beginning

Maternity promotes brain

Maternity promotes brain

American neuroscientists have found that after giving birth mothers anatomical changes occur in regions of the brain responsible for attachment to children and motivation of maternal behavior. In the first 3-4 months after birth increases the amount of gray matter in areas of the prefrontal and parietal cortex, hypothalamus, amygdala and other parts of the brain that women are driven in response to stimuli associated with toddlers. Reduce the amount of gray matter in any of the parts of the brain in mothers have been recorded. Experiments on animals have shown that changes in the emotional motivation of behavior (for example, the formation of stable

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