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(p. 231) Is Sugar as Addictive as Cocaine? 

(p. 231) Is Sugar as Addictive as Cocaine?
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(p. 231) Is Sugar as Addictive as Cocaine?
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Serge H. Ahmed

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10.1093/med:psych/9780199738168.003.0035
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date: 21 October 2019

Chapter 35 offers a comparison between the addictive nature of sugar and cocaine. It considers behavioral, psychological, and neurobiological commonalities between the two, animal research, and what conclusions can be derived from its findings.

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