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TIL: A study found that Charlie Sheen’s HIV-positive disclosure in 2014 led to 8225 more sales than expected of in-home...

TIL: A study found that Charlie Sheen’s HIV-positive disclosure in 2014 led to 8225 more sales than expected of in-home HIV tests, surpassing World AIDS Day by a factor of about 7, concluding that a “Charlie Sheen effect” represents an important opportunity for a public health response. View Reddit by Sariel007 – View Source

Study using rats shows that activating part of the amygdala intensifies motivation to consume cocaine far beyond ordinary drug levels,...

Study using rats shows that activating part of the amygdala intensifies motivation to consume cocaine far beyond ordinary drug levels, similar to its ability to intensify motivation for sweet foods such as sugar. This would suggest that the amygdala plays a key role in drug addiction. View Reddit by drewiepoodle – View Source