Category Archives: decision-making

Study identifies neural circuits involved in making risky decisions.


As they go about their everyday lives, people often have to choose between a safe option and a riskier one, such as staying in a secure job, or starting a business, or buying a lottery ticket.  When the system of evaluating risk goes awry, it can have a severe impact on people’s lives. Maladaptive risk behaviours are a feature of

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