Navigation Links
You Can Be Emotional And Logical

The emotional areas of the brain spring into action when one if faced with a tricky decision, according to a new study//.

Ming Hsu of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena and his colleagues compared brain activity of study participants in two betting games. As they played, the scientists watched changes in their brain activity using functional magnetic resonance imaging.

In one game, researchers gave them the chance to guess the color of a card drawn from a deck containing an equal number of red and blue cards, and to bet on whether they were right.

In the other game, the ratio of red to blue cards remained unknown. Players in this game were less likely to put money on their guess. And there was a burst of activity in their brain's emotion-processing centers, the online edition of Nature reported.

Aldo Rustichini, a decision-theory researcher at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, points out that decision-making involves both emotion and reasoning.

"It's important to try to understand how these two large networks we usually attribute to emotion and reason are interacting," Rustichini adds.

Ming and his fellow researchers now intend to investigate whether indirect stimulation of the emotion-control centers can make a person more cautious.

--IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Emotional trigger to smoke
2. Emotional callers hamper speedy ambulance dispatch
3. Emotional intelligence in Cancer
4. MRI Shows Emotional Changes During Menstrual Cycle
5. ‘Marriage Squabbles’ bad for both Emotional and Physical Wound
6. Breast Cancer Survivors Emotional Recovery Is Rapid After Treatment
7. Parental Conflicts Lead To Emotional Insecurity In Children
8. Job Or Emotional Stress Can Increase Risk Of Heart Attack
9. Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Affects Kids Physically and Emotionally
10. Emotional Engagement of Husband - A Final Answer To What Women Want
11. Sudden Emotional Stress Could Lead To Heart Problems
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: You Can Emotional And Logical

(Date:12/25/2014)... (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 The ... Analysis to 2023” focuses on the current treatment ... in the colorectal cancer market. Stivarga is a ... colon or rectal cancer. Boehringer Ingelheim is developing ... the treatment of refractory CRC in the US, ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, Dylan Queen, a famous online ... its collection of discounted prom dresses, most of which ... spokesman of the company, the promotion is valid until ... to expand the UK market. , The prom dresses ... lengths, and styles: A-line strapless, empire strapless chiffon, one ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... When head lice hits a home or school, parents ... rid of it while keeping it from taking over the ... the solution right in their neighborhood: Lice Troopers . ... full spectrum head lice screening and treatment services to families ... Biscayne, Brickell, Coconut Grove, Kendall, Pinecrest and South Miami. , ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... WEDNESDAY, Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among early ... treatment, less than half of one percent will eventually ... new analysis reveals. The finding comes from a ... between 1998 and 2007, and it suggests that the ... double what experts had previously thought. "The frequency ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Plugin creators from Pixel Film Studios have ... business presentation tool made specifically for Final Cut ... tool, users can now display their stats and facts ... Studios. “ProFire 5k gives users a multiple options to ... a presentation” , Pixel Film Studios takes the heat ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 2Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 3Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 4Health News:Dylan Queen: Cheap Prom Dresses for the UK Market 2Health News:Coral Gables Florida Gets Ready to Be Lice-Free with Lice Troopers 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3Health News:Announcing a new ProFire 5k plugin from Pixel Film Studios for Final Cut Pro X Professionals 2
... ... Than $235 Million in Gross Settlements , ... Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) January 26, 2010 -- Sokolove Law LLC, the leader ... and their families living in Illinois on its Mesothelioma Resource Center website, MesoRC.com. The MesoRC.com ...
... ... Care Delivery System , ... Washington, DC (Vocus) January 26, 2010 -- Community oncologists nationwide, under the support ... President Obama and lawmakers to reverse drastic cuts in reimbursement for cancer care implemented ...
... , REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , ... has selected DigitalPersona, Inc., a leader in fingerprint identity and authentication ... Information System (CJIS) mandates. Located in Central Florida , The ... serve more than 28,000 residents. The City chose DigitalPersona ® ...
... ... matching gift for relief efforts in Haiti. , ... Berkeley Heights, NJ (Vocus) January 26, 2010 -- Summit Medical Group ... by offering its employees the opportunity to donate via a one-time payroll deduction from their ...
... ... Group (HDG), one of the nation’s leading senior-focused health care management ... Nell Zellner as senior vice president of consulting, effective January 1.,Zellner ... practice, which provides senior care solutions for hospitals and health systems, ...
... ... only four companies to receive accreditation for the new ESTA code of practice for gas data ... Horley, UK ... companies, to date, to receive accreditation for the new ESTA code of practice for gas data ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sokolove Law's MesoRC Site Serves Illinois Mesothelioma Patients and their Families 2Health News:Community Oncologists Launch Petition to Stop Drastic Cancer Care Cuts 2Health News:Community Oncologists Launch Petition to Stop Drastic Cancer Care Cuts 3Health News:City of Winter Park Looks to DigitalPersona Software for Stronger Security and CJIS Compliance 2Health News:City of Winter Park Looks to DigitalPersona Software for Stronger Security and CJIS Compliance 3Health News:City of Winter Park Looks to DigitalPersona Software for Stronger Security and CJIS Compliance 4Health News:Summit Medical Group Raises 30K for Haiti Earthquake Relief 2Health News:Health Dimensions Group Appoints Mary Nell Zellner as Senior Vice President of Consulting 2Health News:Stark Receives Accreditation for ESTA's New Code of Practice 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014  Lockton Dunning Benefits, the ... announced the addition of Vice President Kim ... Dunning,s Pharmacy Consulting team, Excelsior Solutions. ... experience to the position.  Most recently, she worked ... Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, where she has held various ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... N.C. , Dec. 23, 2014  Endo Pharmaceuticals ... ENDP ) (TSX: ENL), and BioDelivery Sciences International, ... they have submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) for ... Drug Administration (FDA).  Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film is under ... require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and for which ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Apnea Sciences ( www.apneasciences.com ) announced it ... Aliso Viejo , California.  Jimmy Fallon , ... and worldwide expansion, a new facility with expanded infrastructure ... snore cure have exceeded our expectations and thus required ... in 23 countries and will be increasing to 39 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Kim Foerster Joins Lockton Companies 2Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 2Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 3Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 4Endo Pharmaceuticals and BioDelivery Sciences Announce NDA Submission for Buprenorphine HCl Buccal Film for the Management of Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain 5
... , ROCKVILLE, Md. , Feb. ... new data from a clinical study that began in May of ... Novavax,s trivalent seasonal influenza Virus-like Particle (VLP) vaccine. The vaccine matched ... A/ Brisbane /59/2007, H3N2 A/ Brisbane /10/2007, and B/ Florida /04/2006 ...
... , SAN DIEGO , Feb. 8 ... of patient safety solutions that help to eliminate hospital-based medical ... in Series B-1 financing. The financing was led by ... global private equity firm, TPG Capital. Co-leads for this financing ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NOVAVAX Reports Additional Positive Data from Its Trivalent Seasonal Influenza (VLP) Vaccine Clinical Study in Healthy Adults 2NOVAVAX Reports Additional Positive Data from Its Trivalent Seasonal Influenza (VLP) Vaccine Clinical Study in Healthy Adults 3NOVAVAX Reports Additional Positive Data from Its Trivalent Seasonal Influenza (VLP) Vaccine Clinical Study in Healthy Adults 4PatientSafe Solutions, Inc. Closes $30 Million Financing 2PatientSafe Solutions, Inc. Closes $30 Million Financing 3
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: