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How the Brain Recovers in Abstinence and Recovery

If addiction is characterized by loss of control over the use of substances and behaviour and a severely diminished self control or volitional control over behaviour is recovery the regaining over control over behaviours? 928 more words


Is God really powerless against the fruit of a flower?

In my never-ending quest to learn about and understand Addiction (process and ingestive), I stumbled upon Aleister Crowley. Actually, I can’t help but think that I was meant to stumble onto the man who was once known as, “The Beast.” One of my favorite guitar solos of all time is the one Randy Rhodes contributed to Ozzy’s song, “Mr. 401 more words


Deep brain stimulation weans off addiction

by Tanja Jensen

Deep brain stimulation refined with medicine reverses the symptoms of cocaine addiction in mice by normalizing neural activity.

Wires passing electric currents to deeply lying brain structures lessen the activity gone haywire in cocaine addicts´ brains.

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Brain Machine Interface

Cocaine Addiction

My name is Bella and I am no longer a cocaine addict. It feels great to say this from the bottom of my heart because I have gone through a lot being an addict. 696 more words


Cocaine Is Risky To Get Into

If you’re doing cocaine then it’s time to take action to quit. This is a dangerous substance because there can be so many problems that come from it. 287 more words

Cocaine Addiction

Researchers one-step closer towards an antidote for cocaine addiction.

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have gained new insight into the mechanism behind a protein dopamine transporter that could help in the development of future medical treatment against cocaine addiction.  494 more words