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Relevant social stimulus may diminish the preference to drugs

Relevant social stimulus may diminish the preference to drugs

GLP-1 receptors could serve as targets for novel medications to treat opioid use disorder

GLP-1 receptors could serve as targets for novel medications to treat opioid use disorder

Researchers find behavioral, biological similarities between compulsive overeating and addiction

Researchers find behavioral, biological similarities between compulsive overeating and addiction

Siblings of people with gambling disorder display increased impulsivity, risky decision-making

Siblings of people with gambling disorder display increased impulsivity, risky decision-making

Brain networks develop differently in boys and girls at puberty, research shows

Brain networks develop differently in boys and girls at puberty, research shows

Neurological markers in the brain can help detect people at risk for psychotic disorders

Neurological markers in the brain can help detect people at risk for psychotic disorders

Mindfulness-based app designed to help people stop smoking can change the brain

Mindfulness-based app designed to help people stop smoking can change the brain

Synthetic alcohol substitute could make hangovers a thing of the past

Synthetic alcohol substitute could make hangovers a thing of the past

Deep brain stimulation offers significant relief for patients with treatment-resistant depression

Deep brain stimulation offers significant relief for patients with treatment-resistant depression

Young adults at risk of addiction show differences in important brain region

Young adults at risk of addiction show differences in important brain region

Fundamental technology to support early differential diagnosis of concurrent ASD in patients with ADHD

Fundamental technology to support early differential diagnosis of concurrent ASD in patients with ADHD

OHSU research uncovers new target to prevent, treat alcoholism

OHSU research uncovers new target to prevent, treat alcoholism

Hormonal cycles may make women more prone to drug addiction, higher relapse rates

Hormonal cycles may make women more prone to drug addiction, higher relapse rates

Researchers report promising advance in the search for new class of antidepressants

Researchers report promising advance in the search for new class of antidepressants

Women find same-sex social interactions to be more rewarding than men

Women find same-sex social interactions to be more rewarding than men

Study reveals link between dopamine and reward responses in humans when listening to music

Study reveals link between dopamine and reward responses in humans when listening to music

Mutant mice administered with cocaine failed to exhibit hyperactivity, shows study

Mutant mice administered with cocaine failed to exhibit hyperactivity, shows study

Chronic, refractory schizophrenia patients benefit from targeted cognitive training

Chronic, refractory schizophrenia patients benefit from targeted cognitive training

Study suggests possible vulnerability to evening stress

Study suggests possible vulnerability to evening stress

EU-funded researchers launch first global network to identify problems linked with Internet use

EU-funded researchers launch first global network to identify problems linked with Internet use