Tuesday, December 02, 2003

brains and happiness

A self-deluded brain is a big brain

To help stave off the onset of memory loss and probably Alzheimer's, believe in yourself! This is in line with the latest research into the effects of anti-depressants on hippocampal cell growth (they grow under the influence of the drugs). People with high self-esteem seem to have larger, and one would assume, healthier, brains on average than their mopier counterparts.

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