KQED's recent radio report highlights research that may lead to a cure for alcoholism.
In the Experience of Doubt, a Possible Cure for Alcoholism
Reported by Amy Standen
For many alcoholics, drinking is a compulsion. They know it’s ruining their lives, and yet they continue to drink.
A study out this month in the print version of Nature Neuroscience suggests that this phenomenon – the internal struggle against one’s better angels — may contain the seeds of a new treatment.
Click here to view or listen to the full report.