Written By Harris House

Category: Addiction, Blog

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We often think of addiction within the context of physical addiction to drugs and alcohol. People struggling with addictions to these substances undergo changes in their brains’ wiring which cause them to have intense cravings for the substance and equally intense withdrawal symptoms when the substance is unavailable. However, many people fail to realize that…

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Category: Addiction, Brain, Physiological

Researchers continue to discover the many ways in which the brain and addictive behavior are interlinked. Understanding this connection can be a vital recovery tool for addicts as well as the people who love them. To that end, we’re debuting a three-part series on the brain and addictive behavior, starting with today’s blog: A closer look at…