How We Chase Dopamine: Porn, Social Media, and Alcohol | Steven Kotler

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Peter Drucker famously said if I want to know what you believe I could ask you what you believe and maybe I’ll believe your answer. But show me your calendar and your bank statement and then I’ll really know what’s going on. And what we tried to calculate was the altered state economy. How much […]

Alcohol and Delirium – Psychiatry | Lecturio

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So going into a little bit more detail now about alcohol. So the way alcohol works is it actually activates GABA and serotonin receptors in the central nervous system and it inhibits glutamate receptors. So this is a problems because GABA receptors are inhibitory and therefore alcohol can have a very sedating effect on individuals […]

What Ketamine Actually Does To Your Brain

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Breaking news. The 10-day ordeal, 12 young boys and their soccer coach found alive in a flooded cave in Thailand. Narrator: Remember when that happened? It was one of the most difficult rescue missions of all time, involving as many as 10,000 people, and now we know that rescuers gave the boys a drug which […]