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Pleasure and Your Brain

Lecture no. 12 from the course: Your Best Brain

Pleasure and Your Brain

Taught by Professor John Medina | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Explore the brain’s “pleasure highway” with a tour of what drives the sensation of pleasure in our brains, and understand how video games and other substances hijack this process to create addictions. Then, learn how to harness your brain’s craving for pleasure to break nearly any habit.

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