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Audio Article: A hunger for social contact Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Since the coronavirus pandemic began in the spring, many people have only seen their close friends and loved ones during video calls, if at all. A new study from MIT finds that the longings we feel during this kind of social isolation share a neural basis with the food cravings we feel when hungry.

Read the article: https://news.mit.edu/2020/hunger-social-cravings-neuroscience-1123

Since the coronavirus pandemic began in the spring, many people have only seen their close friends and loved ones during video calls, if at all. A new study from MIT finds that the longings we feel during this kind of social isolation share a neural basis with the food cravings we feel when hungry.

Read the article: https://news.mit.edu/2020/hunger-social-cravings-neuroscience-1123

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