Social anxiety syndrome: Social media and the social sciences

In this episode of The Verge’s new podcast, social anxiety syndrome and the science of social media.

Read moreIn this episode, social media and social anxiety symptoms are brought to the forefront by Dr. Jonathan Eisenberg, the chief of neurology at New York University Langone Medical Center.

We learn about the neurological processes that underlie social anxiety, including the different types of symptoms, how to recognize symptoms, and how to treat symptoms.

We also discuss the role social media plays in triggering anxiety and its importance to the development of social anxiety.

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