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Recognizing emotions, and what happens when this is interrupted — ScienceDaily


Excerpt from  Recognizing emotions, and what happens when this is interrupted — ScienceDaily.

 

Recognizing the emotions other people feel is crucial for establishing proper interpersonal relations. To do so, we look at amongst other things facial expressions and body posture. Unfortunately, in some neurological disorders this ability is heavily impaired. This happens, for example, in multiple sclerosis where scientific evidence shows that people affected by the disease often have trouble recognizing expressions that communicate emotions. A new study now demonstrates that the same difficulty may also be encountered with emotions conveyed by posture.

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