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This Is Your Brain in Love

Science reveals that love is not just a human emotion, but a biological need in the brain (and yes, it can make you feel high)

Illustration: Kezia Gabriella

LLove is a feeling often associated with extreme hyperbole: It makes you blind, drives you mad, some even say it feels like being on drugs. It’s not surprising that one of the most intense human emotions is…

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Cortney Clift

Cortney Clift

Cortney Clift is a Brooklyn-based journalist who writes about food, travel, and wellness.

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