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High As A Kite

It must have been
the oxytocin
that made me believe
there was a verdant oasis
in the middle
of a barren
desert,
again.
And I was
just
so
thirsty.

Poem

Hug Me Brother!

Unfortunately, we have all missed National Hug Day this year, but you can mark January 21 on your calendar now so you won’t ever miss it again. 372 more words

Prompt 10- Ripple Or Tipping Point Actions

OMG!! Scientists Say Watching Your Wife Give Birth Could Kill Your Libido

Before the advent of the modern world, people present during childbirth was almost completely restricted to midwives and doctors. This is completely different now as a lot of women want their men to be present through the pain and ordeal of giving birth. 977 more words

Entertainment

Oxytocin: An interesting summary of research

Famously known as the “love hormone” or the “cuddle hormone”, Oxytocin is a hormone released from the pituitary gland. Also known as hypophysis, the pituitary gland is located at the base of the brain, and it is an… 539 more words

Scientific Studies

READY!

I am so, so ready right now to get my life sorted. I’ve kept on taking the supplements, and I’m sticking to my chemical plan, and I can honestly say it’s given me the kick I needed to get back into cooking. 358 more words

The Journey

Hugging someone actually improves oxytocin levels in both people–the hormone that can help with stress and a sense of connection.

Posts

Oxytocin is the secret – Bonding between mother & baby

Oxytocin is a hormone that is made in the brain, in the hypothalamus, and it is transported to, and secreted by the pituitary gland, which is located at the base of the brain. 245 more words

Research