“According to a recent study, researchers at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, woman are more susceptible to cocaine addiction than men”
Woman more likely to become Addicted to Cocaine
Girls you can blame it on your biology. Estrogen spikes and other hormone fluctuations that occur during menstrual cycles intensify cocaines pleasurable effects. These fluctuations that are unique to a womans biology. By heighten sensitivity to the addictive properties of this drug.
Researchers observed, dopamine pathways are naturally intensified during menstrual cycles, when the release of estrogen is at its highest. This created a more potent effect for cocaine addictive properties.
Although more research is required, this study will influence future intervention and addiction treatment strategies. Also, this is an opportunity to open further research.
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