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Compulsive choices in addiction?

Does the fact that our brain makes choices all the time preclude some from being compulsive? Addiction seems to suggest the answer is no. Primary Topic: Addiction read more
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Compulsive Eating That Leads To Obesity Has Similar Biology To Drug Addiction

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

US researchers working with rats have shown for the first time that the compulsion to overeat that leads to obesity has the same biological mechanism as seen in addiction to drugs like cocaine and heroin abuse: it affects the brain'... Read Post

Unlocking the Secrets of Our Compulsions; New Findings on How Rats Make Choices May Provide Insights Into Addiction and Impulse-driven Behavior

Health : Newswise Medical News (4 years ago)

Researchers have shed new light on dopamine's role in the brain's reward system, which could provide insight into impulse control problems associated with addiction and a number of psychiatric disorders. Read Post

Internet Porn Addiction – Why is free porn so irresistible and what can love addicts do?

Health / Addiction : All About Addiction (3 years ago)

With so much free porn on the internet is it any wonder that porn addiction seems to be on the rise? Porn is no doubt healthy for many but it can become compulsive for some... Primary Topic: Addiction read more Read Post


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