Brain Map of Love and Desire
Have you ever wondered if there was any connection between love and physical desire in the brain?
If so you are amongst the company of many researchers and a big study brought together the results of 20 studies from across the world. These measured the neural activity of both love and sexual desire. The results showed that very similar areas of the brain were activated and these were regions that are associated with love, motivation and higher level thoughts. The findings suggest that sexual desire is more than a basic emotion and also that love is addictive. Why not take a read to find out more!
Brain Map of Love and Desire — PsyBlog.