The emotional life of the brain: Resilience

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Federico Zandomeneghi:
Place d’Anvers, Paris, 1880
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“Signals from the prefrontal cortex to the amygdala, and from the amygdala to the prefrontal cortex, determine how quickly the brain will recover from an upsetting experience.
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Meditation enhances resilience by emptying (integrating) the amygdala of
implicit memory.
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