Part 4: Dopamine: The Molecule of Addiction | Your Brain on Porn | Animated Series

Here’s the normal pattern of dopamine release. It looks something like a roller coaster because in biology, ‘what goes up must come down’. It could be food, sex, even water when you’re thirsty. So let’s say, you’re starting to get hungry. Well that causes dopamine to start rising and then you think about a burger […]