True Love VS Crush (Infatuation) - What's The Difference?

Do you have a crush or feelings for someone? How can you tell if what you’re feeling is love or infatuation? Over time, a simple crush can develop into new territory – something between a crush but not yet love. So, what’s the difference between love and a crush? Let’s find out! Writer: Sara Del Villar Script Editor: Vanessa Tao Script Manager: Kelly Soong Voice: Mithrilda Animator: sarimopi ( https://www.instagram.com/sarimopi/ ) YouTube Manager: Cindy Cheong References: Aron, A., Fisher, H., Mashek, D. J., Strong, G., Li, H., & Brown, L. L. (2005). Reward, motivation, and emotion systems associated with early-stage intense romantic love. Journal of neurophysiology, 94(1), 327–337. doi.org/10.1152/jn.00838.2004 Berridge, K. C., Robinson, T. E., & Aldridge, J. W. (2009). Dissecting components of reward: ‘liking’, ‘wanting’, and learning. Current opinion in pharmacology, 9(1), 65–73. doi.org/10.1016/j.coph.2008.12.014 Fisher, H. E., Xu, X., Aron, A., & Brown, L. L. (2016). Intense, Passionate, Romantic Love: A Natural Addiction? How the Fields That Investigate Romance and Substance Abuse Can Inform Each Other. Frontiers in psychology, 7, 687. doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00687 Gram, C. (2020, March 28). 10 Fundamental Differences Between Having a Crush and Love. Poler Stuff. www.polerstuff.com/crush-vs-love/. Hasa, H. (2020, October 21). What is the Difference Between Crush and Love. Pediaa.Com. pediaa.com/what-is-the-difference-between-crush-and-love/. Kaushik, N. (2011, April 18). Difference Between Crush and Love. Difference Between Similar Terms and Objects. www.differencebetween.net/science/nature/difference-between-crush-and-love/. Naftulin, J. (2018, December 4). Here’s why you develop crushes, according to science. Insider. www.insider.com/reasons-for-crushes-science-2018-11. Rubin, E. (2018, May 23). This Is The Scientific Reason Why It’s So Fun To Have A Crush On Someone. Elite Daily. www.elitedaily.com/p/this-is-the-scientific-reason-crushes-are-so-fun-to-have-8949278. Steber, C. (2020, February 24). How Your Brain Reacts When You Have A Crush On Someone. Bustle. www.bustle.com/p/how-your-brain-reacts-when-you-have-a-crush-on-someone-21813202. Wu, K., & Adhikary, T. (2020, June 19). Love, Actually: The science behind lust, attraction, and companionship. Science in the News. sitn.hms.harvard.edu/flash/2017/love-actually-science-behind-lust-attraction-companionship/. Xu, X. (2017, July 19). What Goes On in Our Brains When We Are in Love? Scientific American. www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-goes-on-in-our-brains-when-we-are-in-love/. Transcript: alugha Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/Psych2Go

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