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Alcohol affects threat-detecting mind circuits New brain imaging research published this full week demonstrates, after consuming alcohol, interpersonal drinkers had decreased sensitivity in brain regions involved with detecting threats, and increased activity in brain regions involved with reward. The study, in the 30 problem of The Journal of Neuroscience April, is the first mind imaging study of alcohol’s influence on the response of neuronal circuits to threatening stimuli. The main element finding of this study is that after alcoholic beverages exposure, threat-detecting mind circuits can’t inform the difference between a threatening and nonthreatening social stimulus, stated Marina Wolf, PhD, at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, who was unaffiliated with the scholarly research .

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