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By On January 26th, 2007

Strokes Reveal Addiction Key

Stroke survivors have revealed a helpful understanding of addiction. A researcher from the University of Iowa discovered that stroke patients who suffered an incident in a portion of the brain called the insula were able to immediately kick their smoking habit.

Prior to this point, the insula was never regarded as a focal point for addiction studies, but now, an entire scientific effort will rise up around the findings.

Click here to listen to this exciting report.

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