The addiction to Facebook and Social Networking affects our choices

The craze to follow assiduously Facebook and Social Networking in general affect the daily choices of different people, so much so that this “disorder” is studied and it is already well documented. It is true dependencies on Facebook, Internet and in particular social media. A psychological dependence that, in some cases approaching mentally to that of some drugs.

Do you think that by scientific research in subjects affected by this form addiction, simply receive a notification causes a surge of dopamine, a neurotransmitter that produces a beneficial effect mental, normalmente stimolato da sesso, good food, sostanze stupefacenti. Think about what brings the means to remain distant from their social, real crisis from addiction!

Do you think that in China, Taiwan and South Korea ” Internet Addiction Disorder” [Internet Addiction] is already accepted as a psychological diagnosis. Next year will be included in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders (DSM-V), the American “Bible psychology.”

The addiction addiction to Facebook and the Internet may have harmful effects, such as a decrease in the ability of our attention.

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Dipendenza da Facebook Psicologica

Infographic a cura di Best Masters in Psychology.