Physicians in China treat addictions by destroying the brain's pleasure…

Drug addiction in China is highly stigmatized. And now, some doctors are trying to cure it with a radical procedure known as as a "stereotactic ablation." More simply, it's the practice of destroying parts of the brain's "pleasure centers" (the nucleus accumbens) in heroin addicts and alcoholics as a way to stop drug… » 12/27/12 11:09am 12/27/12 11:09am