Sight of the Facebook logo is enough to trigger ‘hedonic reactions’ that are as addictive as nicotine and chocolate (Daily Mail)

With people spending more time glued to their phones, social media is quickly becoming addictive, a new study has warned.

The worrying study found that the mere sight of the Facebook logo is now enough to get some people craving time online.

The findings illustrate just how obsessed people are becoming with social media, and could help to develop a social media rehabilitation programme.

The research claims the site is just as addictive as chocolate or nicotine.  (read more)

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4492252/Are-addicted-social-media.html#ixzz4mIhbRNIG
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