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Why Heartbreak Hurts So Damn Much

Love is an addiction, as far as your brain is concerned. Here are ways to make the withdrawal less painful.

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InIn the throes of heartache, finding your way back to joy can seem impossible. However, the secret to getting there faster may be in taking control of your neurotransmitters — the brain chemicals that allow your brain cells to…




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Rosemary Guerguerian, MD

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“Dr.G” is an ER physician and media consultant. She has a passion for empowering patients, healing not only the body but also the human soul.

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