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Dopamine is a key neurotransmitter in the brain. It is often referred to as the “reward” chemical because, among other things, it is responsible for making you feel productive and gives you the ability to focus.
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), only 17 percent of adults in the U.S. are in “optimal mental health.” In fact, it is estimated that one in five people deal with some kind of mental health issue—anxiety, depression, PTSD, etc—that impacts our daily life.
Recently, I wrote down a list of random questions I have about the human brain and started doing some research to get answers and dispel urban myths. Here are 10 things I found most interesting.