Neural circuits involved in liking and wanting

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This reference is used to annotate "I would never send my kids to school" by Piotr Wozniak

Opioid circuits for stimulating food intake are widely distributed, whereas hedonic “liking” circuits are more tightly localized in the rostromedial shell of the nucleus accumbens

Title: Hedonic Hot Spot in Nucleus Accumbens Shell: Where Do μ-Opioids Cause Increased Hedonic Impact of Sweetness?