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We Take Risks Because We Can’t Stop Ourselves, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Study



2/5/2014 6:54:55 AM

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A new study correlating brain activity with how people make decisions suggests that when individuals engage in risky behavior, such as drunk driving or unsafe sex, it’s probably not because their brains’ desire systems are too active, but because their self-control systems are not active enough.

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