1. Effects of Diet on Brain, Breakthrough Evidence - Happy Chemical
    March 12, 2022 @ 1:57 pm

    […] dopamine release is much complex than this because of its significant role in reward pathway.8 Remember what we mention on the previous post: every time we eat that little piece of chocolate […]

  2. Oxytocin: 5 Facts you didn't know about the "love hormone"
    April 28, 2022 @ 3:06 pm

    […] This is because a lot of factors might contribute to this; just so to mention one, remember the dopamine reward system. However, someone can claim that generally, Oxytocin suppresses food […]

  3. What is the role of Neuroscience in our Everyday Life? - Happy Chemical
    May 12, 2022 @ 2:38 pm

    […] am sure you have, at least once, heard about dopamine secretion when you eat a piece of chocolate; or about the “love” hormone, oxytocin; or the endorphins […]

  4. Exercise and Mental Health, The Profile of One Workout - Happy Chemical
    June 16, 2022 @ 3:42 pm

    […] Dopamine is another “Happy Chemical” and more particularly the “Reward & Motivation Chemical”. […]

  5. Exercise and Mental Health, Unlock Your Healthy Brain Functioning
    December 19, 2022 @ 5:21 pm

    […] and endocannabinoids which are giving this sense of well-being. Your brain also produces dopamine, the reward and motivation molecule, and serotonin, which, just so to remind you, is the target molecule of the major anti-depressant […]

  6. An Introduction To The Neuroscience Behind Habit Formation
    January 29, 2023 @ 1:55 pm

    […] crucial role in habit formation since dopamine secretion is the reward for a particular action. The dopamine reward system could explain not only why you do an action in the first place, but also why you stick with it to […]

  7. Sleep - The Neuroscience Behind The Most Vital Part of Life
    April 23, 2023 @ 10:39 am

    […] is a neurotransmitter that is involved in regulating reward and motivation. However, it is also involved in promoting wakefulness and reducing the duration of REM sleep. In […]

  8. The Dark Side of the Brain: The Neuroscience of Violence and War
    October 16, 2023 @ 3:56 pm

    […] plays a central role in the brain’s reward system. When we engage in activities that are pleasurable or beneficial for survival, dopamine is […]