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The addicted brain

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Summary:This documentary takes viewers on a tour of the world's most prolific manufacturer and user of drugs-the human brain. The biochemistry of the brain is responsible for joggers' highs, for the compulsion of some people to seek thrills, for certain kinds of obsessive-compulsive behavior, even for the drive to achieve power and dominance. The program explores developments in the biochemistry of addiction and addictive behavior.
Contributor:Bingham, Roger, 1948-
Provider:Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Community Television of Southern California
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Brain chemistry
Brain -- Effect of drugs on
Drugs -- Physiological effect
Genre:Educational television programs
Documentary television programs
Credits:Written and produced by Roger Bingham ; Community Television of Southern California.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Science, Technology
Collection:Films@UM
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