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05 January 2011

Brein kan goeie voornemens saboteer

Die nuwe jaar het so pas begin en jy vind dit alreeds moeilik om by jou voornemens te hou om van gemorskos af te sien, van die rusbank af op te staan en op te hou rook.

Die nuwe jaar het so pas begin en jy vind dit alreeds moeilik om by jou voornemens te hou om van gemorskos af te sien, van die rusbank af op te staan en op te hou rook.

"Hoekom is slegte gewoontes so hardnekkig? Jy veg teen die mag van onmiddellike beloning," sê Dr Nora Volkow, direkteur van die National Institute on Drug Abuse en 'n outoriteit op die brein se plesierpaadjies.

 
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