Phone “addiction” shows chemical changes in the brain

A new study looks at the ways in which regular phone use can affect brain chemistry.  In particular, after examining two groups (one addicted and one not addicted), it was shown that those who had that desire to reach for their phone first thing in the morning had more GABA concentration in the limbic system.

Full article: https://www.livescience.com/61075-internet-smartphone-addiction-chemical-imbalance-brain.html

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