One of the major downsides of a dopamine addiction... - Deepstash

One of the major downsides of a dopamine addiction is the pain that comes with it. As we build resistance, we find that we can’t live without dopamine, so we start to have cravings that may look like crankiness, moodiness, anxiety, or even physical imbalances.

Moreover, as we consume the things that give us pleasure, we find that they no longer fulfill our needs like they used to. Pleasure isn’t free, as it is followed by pain. However, if we fight the cravings and the rest of the symptoms, our brain starts to go back to its normal state.

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