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The Health & Wellness Show: Avoiding the amygdala hijack - Strategies for surviving the signs of the times

May 5, 2017

On this episode of the Health and Wellness Show we spoke about the amygdala, two almond shaped clusters located in the limbic ring of the brain. In neuroscience the amygdala is referred to as the 'emotional sentinel', it is the specialist in emotional matters, where all passion originates. Have you ever had the experience where you totally lost control, only later realizing you had no idea what or how you were set off? The experience is known as the 'amygdala hijack' - the amygdala takes... neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.