Addictions - When our gut runs our brain


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In Today’s podcast, Matt, Steve and Elizma chat about the chemical pathways involved in addiction. How the brain and gut communicate to drive certain urges and neurotransmitters like dopamine and our endorphins that release in response to acting upon the urge. It’s a fascinating tangle of communication in the body that the team simplify into segments to better understand the drivers of addictions.

As always, this information is not designed to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any condition and is for information purposes only - please discuss any information in this podcast with your health care professional before making any changes to your current lifestyle.

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