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Social media use increases depression and loneliness

Social media use increases depression and loneliness

A number of studies have by now correlated social media use with mental-health risks, such as loneliness and depression. It could lead to symptoms of...
Spacefilling model of oxytocin. Created using ACD/ChemSketch 8.0, ACD/3D Viewer and The GIMP. Credit: Wikipedia.

Oxytocin, vasopressin flatten social hierarchy and synchronize behaviors

How oxytocin affects human behavior is not still clear. In many animals, from rodents to non-human primates, oxytocin increases positive social behaviors and attention paid to...