September 13, 2016

IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD:

NICOTINE ONLY CONTROLS YOU BECAUSE YOU BELIEVE IN IT (Sara Chodosh, 9/13/16, Popular Science)

Nicotine needs you just like you need it. That sweet release of dopamine only happens if you really believe in it.

A new study in Frontiers in Psychiatry found that only smokers who thought that their cigarettes contained nicotine got the satisfaction of smoking. Anyone who was told they weren't getting nicotine -- even if it was a normal cigarette -- was left unsatisfied.

Posted by at September 13, 2016 5:21 PM

  

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