How fear can be erased from the brain

Researchers at Uppsala University in Sweden have determined that emotional memories can be effectively erased from the human brain.

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This woman feels no fear

Researchers at the University of Iowa have confirmed that a female patient with a damaged amygdala is utterly incapable of feeling fear.