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The Addict’s Perilous Bargain

Why is it so hard for addicts to trade short-term pleasure for long-term rewards? Wray Herbert explores how addiction affects reasoning capabilities. ... More>


Is Sugar Addiction Why So Many January Diets Fail?


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Breaking Bad Habits

Cross-cutting addiction research is leading to individualized treatments. It also may help identify people most at risk for relapse. ... More>


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Koob Selected to Direct NIAAA

APS Fellow George F. Koob has been selected to direct the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). ... More>