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Why Is Alcohol Addictive?
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Caprice_WebMD_Staff posted:
We know alcohol makes many people feel good, and that it affects the brain , but new research goes a step further by tightening the focus on areas of the brain most likely affected by alcohol.

The new brain imaging research may lead to a better understanding of alcohol addiction and possibly better treatments for people who abuse alcohol and other drugs .

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Research Could Lead to More Focused Medications for Heavy Drinkers
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