Treating alcoholism by tackling alcohol-related brain injuries

Last updated 25th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Arnauld Belmer

Postdoctoral researcher, Queensland University of Technology

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The contribution of altered brain plasticity to alcoholism and associated emotional deficits.

Long-term alcohol abuse produces brain maladaptations (or “alcohol-related brain impairments”) that lead to the development of anxiety, depression, memory deficits, cognitive decline and in some ca...