breakups

How to Use Science to Mend a Broken Heart

“You have to think about your ex as if they’re your drug dealer,” says author Amy Chan. To understand how to heal from heartbreak, it’s important to know how the brain functions before and after a break up. NBCLX contributor Haley Hoffman Smith shares tools on how to rewire your brain after heartbreak and she sat down with Chan for some expert advice on the topic.