Why Take a Drug That No Longer Gives Pleasure?

Posted on: November 23, 2016 by in Drug
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People who have an extensive history of cocaine use, often report that the pleasure that they receive by utilizing the drug gradually decreases, even though their addictive behavior towards the drug, gradually intensifies. A recent study that documented the effects that cocaine had on the neurons in the reward system of mice shed some light as to why this may be the case for cocaine users and other illicit drug abusers as well.The study demonstrated that there was a cocaine-induced Continue Reading ...