Coeur brisé? Essayez une couple de Tylenol (Si!)
When a neuroscience student gets dumped, she finds comfort (and an over-the-counter remedy) in her knowledge of the physiology of romantic rejection.
What’s crazy about the pain of a broken heart is that your body perceives it as physical pain. Love activates the same neurological reward centers as cocaine, and losing love can feel like going through withdrawal after quitting drugs or alcohol cold turkey.
MELISSA HILL, New York Times: Can Tylenol Help Heal a Broken Heart?