In what part of the brain is serotonin produced?

Answer Serotonin is produced by neurons in the raphe nuclei, which are located in the brain stem. Serotonin is a monoamine neurotransmitter. The modulation of serotonin neurotransmission appears to be inv... Read More »

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Which supplements and herbs actually increase serotonin in the brain?

Try eating more foods rich in Tryptophan. Tryptophan is an essential amino acid that's used by the brain - along with B6, niacin (or niacinamide), and magesium (known as the antistress mineral) - ... Read More »

What part of the brain does crack affect?

Crack, a low-purity form of cocaine, affects many areas of the brain that transmit chemicals governing pleasure and cardiovascular activity, such as heart rate and blood pressure. These areas inclu... Read More »

What part of the brain controls body temperature?

A person's body temperature is controlled by a part of the brain called the hypothalamus. The hypothalamus helps in maintaining a normal body temperature (98.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in various condit... Read More »

What part of the brain is malfunctioning when someone has no conscience?

The Limbic system. It connects the higher and lower functions of our brains, it is called both the "Emotional Center" and the "Conscious System" of the brain. The interaction between the limbic... Read More »