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Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a single dose of the hormone oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain activity while processing social information in kids suffering from autism spectrum disorders.
'Love hormone' oxytocin behind monogamous relationships Nov 26, 11:56 am
Washington, Nov. 26 (ANI): Researchers have found that oxytocin hormone, which is secreted in the brain and is sometimes referred to as the 'bonding hormone', helps in creating and maintaining monogamy in relationships.
'Love hormone' helps increase our positive evaluation of others Sep 28, 10:04 am
Washington, Sept. 28 (ANI): Researchers have found that oxytocin can sharpen the brain's self-other differentiation - a function that has been shown to play a crucial role in social bonding, successful social interactions and the tolerance of others.
`Love hormone` can help treat psychiatric disorders Sep 23, 4:15 pm
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): The hormone, oxytocin, could play a role in treating psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia, a new study has revealed.
How 'love hormone' becomes important for socializing Sep 12, 11:01 am
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): The love hormone- oxytocin- is involved in a broader range of social interactions than previously understood, a new study has revealed.
'Love hormone' helps cut background clutter in noisy environment Aug 5, 11:03 am
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): A new study has found that oxytocin, typically known as the "love hormone" helps promote social and parental bonding in a crowded environment.
Human love hormone oxytocin, a double edged sword Jul 23, 10:45 am
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Until recently, the love hormone 'oxytocin' has only been known to promote bonding and pleasure, but a new study shows that it might also be involved with fear and anxiety.
Reach out to pals when feeling sad Jun 26, 3:44 pm
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that reaching out to other people during a stressful event is an effective way to improve your mood.
'Love drug' could help improve marriages Jun 13, 11:07 am
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that administering the hormone oxytocin, which facilitates attachment and bonding, to couples may improve their marital life.
Washington, February 11(ANI): Age-related hormonal changes can cause frustrating symptoms, such as vaginal dryness, loss of orgasm and low libido.
Washington, January 24 (ANI): Researchers have found that in chimpanzees cooperative relationships are facilitated by an endocrinological mechanism involving the hormone oxytocin, even when these are between non-kin.
Hugging loved ones can lower BP and boost your memory Jan 23, 2:23 pm
London, January 23 (ANI): Hugging a loved one isn't just a great way of bonding, it has several physical benefits as well, researchers say.
'Cuddle hormone' Oxytocin boosts father-baby bonding Dec 11, 12:23 pm
Washington, December 11 (ANI): Oxytocin administration to fathers increases their parental engagement, with parallel effects observed in their infants, according to a new laboratory study.
Hormone keeps attached men miles away from hot women Nov 14, 2:20 pm
Washington, November 14 (ANI): Men in committed relationships who are given the hormone oxytocin choose to keep distance from an attractive women they have just met, according to new research.
Whiff of 'love hormone' may help people beat alcoholism Oct 14, 11:50 am
London, October 14 (ANI): Oxytocin - famed for its role in social bonding -can help people with alcoholism beat cravings, according to scientists at the University of North Carolina.
Washington, October 10 (ANI): It has been discovered that a form of oxytocin-the hormone responsible for making humans fall in love-has a similar effect on fish, suggesting it is a key regulator of social behaviour that has evolved and endured since ancient times.
London, September 11 (ANI): Infants who are breast-fed are less likely to suffer from depression in adulthood, according to a new study.
New nasal spray with love hormone 'may save your marriage' Aug 5, 12:00 pm
London, August 5 (ANI): Secrets to a successful marriage may lie in your nose as researchers have found a nasal spray that can help to take the heat out of arguments.
Washington, June 26 (ANI): In a new animal study, researchers have found that the reproductive hormone, oxytocin, helps regulate food intake and energy metabolism without causing adverse effects.
Washington, June 23 (ANI): The hormone oxytocin - often referred to as the "trust" hormone or "love hormone" for its role in stimulating emotional responses - plays an important role in Williams syndrome (WS), according to a study.
Oxytocin improves brain function in autistic kids May 21, 10:44 am
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Oxytocin - a naturally occurring substance produced in the brain and throughout the body- increased brain function in regions that are known to process social information in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).
Love hormone 'predicts how long your love will last' Feb 25, 1:09 pm
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Just how long a relationship will last can be predicted by the amount of "love hormone" in the bloodstream of a newly smitten person, a new study has claimed.
Love hormone helps new mums combat fear Feb 12, 3:39 pm
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Researchers have found what makes new moms feel less fear in frightening situations.
The 'Darker Side' of the 'cuddle chemical' revealed Aug 2, 12:11 pm
Washington, August 02 (ANI): It was earlier known that oxytocin- the "cuddle chemical"- promotes positive feelings, and is the hormone that helps mothers bond with their babies. But a recent research has found that it can promote negative emotions, too.
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