A computer game will help to cope with alcoholism

With alcohol dependence will help to make a new computer game, developed by experts from the University Chunan. Preliminary tests on 12 volunteers showed a positive result.

The first level has a relaxing effect on the person, free him from his obsessions. On the second level is the training of willpower. At the last stage, players were shown the consequences of alcoholism, all sorts of diseases that occur because of alcohol abuse. At the brain activity of volunteers, scientists monitored using MRI.

After a month of training, most volunteers have learned to control my addiction. Many noted that improved control over the emotions. On MRI were recorded normalization of the pleasure center.

While the program is still under development. Need work and additional testing to assess the usefulness of the new method.

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