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How does addiction change the brain? According to Dr. Gabor Mate, it's a difficult struggle for hard core drug addicts to kick their habit because their brains are impaired. In a new book, he looks at the common roots of addictive behaviours and what can be done about them. It's called "In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction".
Published on: November 16, 2010 | 
Length: 27:00 | 
Views: 4078
 |  This video is available until: November 10, 2030

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