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๐Ÿ“Neural Responses To Heartbeats In The Default Network Encode The Self In Spontaneous Thoughts

Selfhood and autonomic regulation are linked in the Task Negative Network.
So our sense of self would be an extension of how our system as an unit is working. That is a massive idea, as too many people feeling a certain way about themselves see it as a reflection of their outside reality instead of looking the other way, to their inner reality.
This is also a very good explanation of โ€œiโ€ vs โ€œmeโ€ from a neuro-science perspective.

Updated on March 17, 2020

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