How Fear Gets Stuck in (Some) Brains

Fear is an important human emotion and essential to survival so not to be underestimated.

It allows us to avoid life-threatening situations and avoid them again in the future — so fundamentally a good thing. However, we also know that fear can be debilitating, cause inaction, anxiety, and be involved in multiple psychiatric disorders such as PTSD.

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Andy Hab

Andy Hab

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The brain and human behaviour, in business, society, learning, and health.