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Gene Discovery Could be the Key to Understanding Binge Drinking

Gene Discovery Could be the Key to Understanding Binge Drinking

Studies show that alcoholism is genetic and runs in the family. Now scientists put their finger on why this is. A binge drinking gene has been determined. There has been a discovery that if you manipulate the production of TLR4 which is a toll- like receptor chances are you will have a reduction of binge drinking. Human emotions are regulated by the amygdala which is known as the pleasure center of the brain and in … Read entire article »

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