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Get High on Giving | The Feel Good Benefits of Kindness

Did you know that when you engage in the act of giving, your brain acts in a similar way to when you are having sex, eating chocolate, gambling or taking recreational drugs?!

It’s true. Thanks to fMRI technology, researchers are able to measure this sort of brain activity, and in a study on charitable giving it was found that when people donated to a worthy cause, the midbrain region of the brain lights up like a Christmas Tree!

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