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STRESSING?! 7 things being a biology major taught me about stress & how to handle it

"I AM SO STRESSED. I just want to quit school.
 Why am I doing this to myself?"

Ahh college. If you’re not stressed, you’re probably not doing it right. 776 more words


What a week!

It has been over a week since I have spent any quality time with the horses – and it shows! Not with them. No, they have been well taken care of by “grandma”, who is now retired and has plenty of time to tend to their needs. 839 more words

My Journey

Who Needs a Hug?

Posted by Judy Moon

I am a hugger, I will admit it.

I was recently saying good night to my peeps after a wild and crazy night of knitting and my friend Tina went to hug me and she said “whoops, wrong way” and switched directions. 370 more words

Easy Ways To Increase Oxytocin Levels - Prevention.com

Easy Ways To Increase Oxytocin Levels – Prevention.com.

The chemical that is the biological basis for love, advise on how to boost it from Dr Zak,  also see his TED talk.


Drugs used in Pregnancy

There are two main drugs used for the management of uterine contractions: oxytoxics and tocolytics. Oxytocics are any agent that stimulates the uterus to contract. It is used for the induction or augmentation of labour and to control postpartum hemorrhage. 1,143 more words


ASMR, hypnosis and oxytocin.

 ASMR and hypnosis have a lot of similarities.

The process for both can involve eye gazing, soft and almost monotonous vocal tones, methodical sounds, significant trust, and rhythmic movements of hands or objects. 677 more words