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Maternal Oxytocin: Its Role in Milk Ejection and Warmth Provision

An excerpt from Oxytocin: The Biological Guide to Motherhood by Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, MD, PhD.

The role of oxytocin in milk ejection and giving warmth. 

As described in the previous chapter, prolactin produced in the lactotrophs of the anterior pituitary is the main stimulator of milk production, even if oxytocin exerts a positive regulatory input. 1,741 more words

Breastfeeding

Emotions in Early Labor

You feel a “cramp” and you wonder if this is the time to have your baby.  What emotions start coursing through you?

Woman who feel they are in early labor are often either excited or start to experience fears.  364 more words

Babies

An experiment in Portugal discovers a hormone that makes parents protective of their young

By Excel Dyquiangco

Parents stop at nothing to protect their babies, even in the presence of looming danger. But why is this so?

According to some neuroscientists from the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown in Lisbon, Portugal, the driving force behind such drastic behavioral change is the… 372 more words

Research

Oxytocin

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Oxytocin: The Bonding Hormone

Oxytocin is a hormone produced by the hypothalamus and is released by the posterior pituitary gland. There are many different situations that trigger the release of… 1,072 more words

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