The Brain with David Eagleman

Episode 5 | Social Pain Is Real Pain

Clip: Episode 5 | 1m 6s

An experiment to mimic social rejection reveals that being socially excluded activates networks involved in pain.

Aired: 11/11/15

Rating: TV-14

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