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Scans show the areas of the brain that become activated when an addict thinks about their vice

How the brain reacts to cocaine, alcohol and cigarettes: Scans show the areas that engage when addicts think about their vice Stimulates region at the front of the brain that is linked to pleasure Could lead to treatments that ‘switch off’ networks in this part of the organ Similar non-invasive therapies are used in depression… Read More »