Posts Tagged ‘thinking brain’

Loving Brains. Part 3

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Early lack of love sets limits on how long we live, what illnesses we fall prey to and how happy our lives will be. If we cannot get real love we seek secondary compensations such as overeating, power-seeking and drug-taking, which help to push down the early deprivations. It seems too much or too risky to face the old pains, but avoidance has a cost. (more…)

Loving Brains. Part 1

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Don’t be such a baby! Can’t you grow up? Perhaps not. The more we learn about the human brain, the more it seems we cannot ignore how our evolutionary and gestational development affect our later lives. (more…)