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What Makes You Crave Sex and Chocolate? ('Daily Mail')

The Daily Mail features a new study by a Dartmouth post-doctoral fellow,  Stephen Chang, and colleagues that traces cravings to a particular region in the brain. 

Chang tells the Daily Mail, "Although we have a sense of what brain circuits mediate reward, less is known about the neural circuitry underlying the transfer of value to cues associated with rewards".

The aim of this line of research is to provide insight into, and potential solutions toward combating habitual behaviors, such as overeating.

Read the full story here, published 11/11/15 by the Daily Mail.