Love, obsession, and addiction: it’s all neurochemistry



Everything may be explained by chemistry nowadays. Stress is due to cortisol. Intense spiritual experience is linked to low serotonin. Benevolence is linked to oxytocin. What about love? Researchers … [Read more...]


Toxoplasmosis, dopamine and schizophrenia



Schizophrenia is a complex neurological disorder, believed to be the results of multiple genetic and environmental factors. One important piece to the puzzle that is schizophrenia is toxoplasmosis. … [Read more...]


Why Is Cigarette Smoking Habit Forming?



Nicotine is one of the most well known components of inhaled cigarette smoke. But is it addictive? Yes and no. The details that make clear that paradoxical statement are interesting. Nicotine itself … [Read more...]


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