Personal cues can have a strong effect on craving in individuals with addiction

4 mayo 2015

Unique person-specific cues — such as the presence of a specific friend or hearing a specific song — appear to have a robust effect on craving addictive substances, a recent study shows. The study also found that person-specific cues may have a longer effect on craving than more general substance-specific cues, such as the presence of bottles, syringes, or lighters.