Bigger "fear centers" seen in children with high anxiety levels

06/16/2014 | Science World Report

MRI scans of 76 7- to 9-year-olds showed increased amygdala volume and connectivity to regions of the brain responsible for attention, emotion perception and regulation in children with high levels of anxiety, compared with less-anxious peers. The study was published in the journal Biological Psychiatry.

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