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What Happens to Your Brain When You Stop Believing in God

It’s like going off a drug.

Study uncovers how brain damage increases religious fundamentalism

Research has found religious belief is associated with certain regions of the human brain, but there is still much to learn about how these areas influence …

Religion and gambling have the same effect on your brain

Finding Jesus can feel a lot like falling in love, winning an award or getting high because all of these events activate the same reward circuits in the brain,…

Brain scans on Mormons show religion has a similar effect to taking drugs – ScienceAlert

The idea of god can have a powerful effect on the human brain.