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Oct 10 2013

See the damage done by alcohol and other drugs to the human brain

Mental health diagnoses relies increasingly on sophisticated brain mapping technology. The Brain SPECT offers a 3-dimensional view of how the brain functions and along with an MRI can determine whether emotional disorders are caused by the lack of neural connections (depression, bi-polar depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, etc) or loss to brain structure leading to irreversible dementia.

Click on the link here, then the video images on the right to see the damage drugs and alcohol do to the human brain.

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