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Neural signals of social craving following acute social isolation in the human brain

By Monika Trebo | June 20, 2020

ASciNA Virtual Talk by Livia Tomova, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow in Cognitive Neuroscience, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston Chapter) scheduled for Jun 30, 2020 @ 03:00 PM Eastern Time. When people are forced to be isolated from one another, do they crave social interactions in the same way a hungry person craves food? Positive social interactions in and of themselves may be basic human needs, analogous to other basic needs like food consumption or sleep. If so, the absence ...
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