Neuroscience of Internet Pornography Addiction: A Review and Update

@article{Love2015NeuroscienceOI,
  title={Neuroscience of Internet Pornography Addiction: A Review and Update},
  author={Todd Love and Christian Laier and Matthias Brand and Linda Hatch and Raju Hajela},
  journal={Behavioral Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={5},
  pages={388 - 433}
}
Many recognize that several behaviors potentially affecting the reward circuitry in human brains lead to a loss of control and other symptoms of addiction in at least some individuals. Regarding Internet addiction, neuroscientific research supports the assumption that underlying neural processes are similar to substance addiction. The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has recognized one such Internet related behavior, Internet gaming, as a potential addictive disorder warranting further… 
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