The Neuroscience of Pleasure vs. Happiness

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Understanding the difference between pleasure and happiness in the brain is key to living a fulfilling life. This article explores the neuroscience behind pleasure and happiness, and why confusing the two can lead to dissatisfaction. Dopamine: The Pleasure Neurotransmitter The transcript begins by introducing dopamine, explaining that it is the “learning neurotransmitter” and “positive reinforcement … Read more