Volume 53 of the eponymous series, this title begins with two commentaries on the question of interoception
, stable characteristic, or person-by-person interaction (from a team of Belgian research psychologists at the U.
This was documented in the specific brain regions controlling for attention, interoception
and sensory processing, thus confirming the effectiveness of mindfulness in stimulating both neurogenesis and increased synaptic connections in the parts of the brain associated with regulating ADD/ADHD, depression and anxiety.
director, neurology and neuropsychiatry, Institute of Cognitive Neurology, Buenos Aires, Argentina, New Insights into the Cardiovascular System-Central Nervous System Interaction: From Interoception
to Social Cognition and Executive Functions
One such brain region is the anterior insula, which is critically important for interoception
, or the self-awareness of internal body signals.
Traditional definitions suggest that interoceptions