This web series, Science of Addiction, is hosted by research analyst Reisto Belovich. In this episode, he will be breaking down the basics of the science behind what addiction does to the brain,, from the prefrontal cortex to the limbic system to the midbrain.
In this video we learn what Dopamine is, how it works in the brain, and how psychoactive substances affect this neurotransmitter.
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