Neural Correllates of Pleasure

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Does anyone know what they neural correlattes of pleasure are. Do different activities activate one common system, or are different systems involved for different activities?
 
look up the limbic system...suppose to be the area of emotions...(Amygdala)
 

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The limbic system is sometimes called the "reward system", and plays a major role in the reinforcement of certain activities, especially pleasurable ones.
 

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