Published in Telemedicine Law Weekly, January 12th, 2008
Some answers appear rooted in regions of the brain active during decision making.
"It's perhaps not just that people are slaves to pleasure, but that they have trouble thinking through a decision," said Charlotte Boettiger, an assistant professor of psychology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and lead author of a study in the December issue of the Journal of Neuroscience that took a novel tack in addiction imaging...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Telemedicine Law Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.