Thursday, December 3, 2020
The Glee of Giving
“The happiest people are those who do the most for others,” said leader and educator Booker T. Washington. That joyful feeling you often get from giving is apparently part of our biology. Neuroscientists studying the human impulse to help others used detailed brain scans and saw that acts of generosity lit up parts of the brain connected to pleasure. They say it’s proof of why doing good can make you feel good.