Your Brain On Drugs [Infographic]
Addiction is no joke. One in 10 Americans are addicted to alcohol or other drugs. But what makes this happen? Addictive drugs provide a shortcut to the brain’s reward system by flooding the nucleus accumbens with dopamine.
Check out the infographic below presented by BestRehabCounselingDegrees.com to learn more about how the brain reacts to drugs and addiction.
Source: Your Brain on Drugs