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The neuroscience of oxytocin

The Weak Science Behind the Wrongly Named Moral Molecule

Ten years ago, Nature published a paper with a simple title: Oxytocin increases trust in humans. The paper described an experiment carried out by Swiss scientists, who asked volunteers to entrust money in an anonymous partner. 52 more words

Behavioral Economics

Golden Oxytocin

I cannot trust
The way I feel.
How much is lust?
How much is real?
How much is you,
Inside my brain?
Guilded reality,
Coursing through… 33 more words


What happens during sex?

For this blog post I’m going to focus on the physiology (or body/physical) part of the sexual process. Emotional and psychological stuff can be discussed at a later stage. 201 more words


Favorite Video Friday - An early Christmas present

I was planning to save today’s video until December, but after a week of bad news, negativity, hateful words and heightened anxiety, I think that a little puppy love is needed right now.  76 more words

Fun Stuff


There Is A Chemical In A Girl’s
Brains Which Is Only Released
Three Times In Her Lifetime;
1. When She Has Sex
2. When She Gives Birth… 149 more words


Playfulness and Oxytocin

Being playful releases oxytocin into your body. The release of oxytocin helps with mood, energy and self confidence. Find a way to be playful each day that is fun for you. 252 more words

Mental Illness