We have a say in how we respond to our emotions.
There is a widespread public perception that dementia can lead to a loss of a sense of self, but this notion has not been rigorously investigated. One way to study this is to look at actual cases of brain degeneration, and see if the damage is linked to identity changes perceived by others. Do people with specific kinds of brain damage become no longer themselves?
4. Formicophilia: It's like a foot fetish, except instead of feet, it's insects crawling on your skin.
"The extensive loss of white matter connectivity, affecting both hemispheres, plus the direct damage by the rod, which was
The mind does not exert power on the brain nor does the brain exert power on the mind. Mind is an emergent property of brain. And mental illness is a dysfunction of both sides of the coin.