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04 November 2011

Impulsive versus controlled men

Impulsive individuals tend to display aggressive behaviour and have challenges ranging from drug and alcohol abuse, to problem gambling and difficult relationships.

Impulsive individuals tend to display aggressive behaviour and have challenges ranging from drug and alcohol abuse, to problem gambling and difficult relationships.

"Advances in brain imaging techniques mean we are able to investigate different and specific areas of the human brain and see how they regulate people's behaviour," explained Dr Frederic Boy, who led the research.

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