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Scientists realized it was related to the levels of oxytocin.
Other research shows that social connection helps to shift the nervous system into a restful state and releases hormones that have anti-inflammatory properties, like oxytocin and vasopressin.
During your period, uterine contractions caused by an orgasm can release pain-fighting neurotransmitters, like endorphins and oxytocin, Dr. Dweck says.
Talk about the neuroscience experiments being done on Williams Syndrome at the Salk Institute—and the role of oxytocin.
More aggressive approaches include the administration of Pitocin and Syntocinon, synthetic versions of the hormone oxytocin.
Less stress, more relaxation and a boost of oxytocin (the love hormone) lead to a happier you.
When your dog stares into your eyes, your oxytocin rises.
Aaron Caughey, the chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Oregon Health Sciences University, and a leading researcher on obstetric practice, recalls how Clark standardized the use of oxytocin.
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First Known Use: 1928See Words from the same year
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