If pulling an all-nighter, don’t follow with an important decision, suggests a new brain imaging study. Researchers found a 24-hour period of sleep deprivation significantly impacted individuals’ decision-making processes by dampening neural responses to the outcomes of their choices.

If pulling an all-nighter, don’t follow with an important decision, suggests a new brain imaging study. Researchers found a 24-hour period of sleep deprivation significantly impacted individuals’ decision-making processes by dampening neural responses to the outcomes of their choices.