Why Your Brain Does What It Does On Drugs
They already teamed up on a book that took a middle road on the vaccine debate.
Now Dr. Paul Thomas and Ashland journalist Jennifer Margulis explore addiction in a new book, The Addiction Spectrum: A Compassionate, Holistic Approach to Recovery.
The book explores the mechanisms of addiction and how they can be countered. The pleasure the brain gets from addictive substances is immense, and for most people it does not work to "just say no." The co-authors spend an hour in the studio helping us better understand the components of addiction and how they can be defeated.