Tag: "oxytocin" at medical news
Love Drug may Help to Bridge the Gap Between the Couples
...gist is experimenting with the so-called love drug oxytocin
to see if it can shift blockages and improve the s...(NSW) psychologist Adam Guastella is administering oxytocin
through a nasal spray during some marriage guidance counseling sessions. "We think oxytocin
Ecstasy Makes People Bond Better, Says an Australian Study
...ays. Rodent studies have shown a massive surge of oxytocin
after orgasm in males. Earlier research found increased oxytocin
in the blood of people who had taken ecstasy. However, many drugs increase blood oxytocin
Mornings Are the Best Time to Induce Labor
...women in the evening group (10:00 pm). Hormone oxytocin
was one of the hormones used to induce labor. It w...he morning were less likely to need an infusion of oxytocin
when compared to those admitted in the evening group. This showed that inducing labor in the morning...
Stress – Buster : Hormonal Nasal Spra
...h in handling stress and conflicts. Although the oxytocin
hormone, administered as a nasal spray, could be a boon to warring couples, the researchers were nowhere near discovering a 'wonder' drug that would be a harbinger of marital harmony....
Sex Spell Lasts Two Years Graduating To 'Cuddles' Companionship
... the need of warmth and togetherness. Incidentally oxytocin
levels are high in pregnant and lactating mothers, which throw light on the reasons for desire to cuddle and communicate with a loved one. University of Pavia also conducted a Parallel research that found levels of a chemical conduit called Nerve Gr...
Oxytocin Boosts Trust and Reduces Fear.
...tion and Psychosis Program, and found that hormone oxytocin
weeks the brain’s fear centre. When a brain imagin...Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) it revealed that oxytocin
boosts trust and reduces the functioning of amygdale (fear circuitry) and disrupts its relay station...
Neglect In Childhood Could Cause Abnormal Behaviour In Adults
...e researchers said that in family-reared children, oxytocin
levels go up following physical contact with their...glected group, the levels stayed the same. Because oxytocin
is necessary for forming secure relationships, this might help explain why many neglected children h...
New Insight To The Role Of Peptide Signals
..., which is peptide neuro-hormone and can stimulate oxytocin
hormone release from the dendrites, while it may b...rstand the fine details of dendrite release as the oxytocin
hormone is also involved in arousing friendly and motherly feelings. Reference: University of Edinb...
New clues to maternal aggressive behavior
...and impact on the behavior. The release of hormone oxytocin
in the brain can lead to auto regulation of oxytocin
neuronal activity, promotion of maternal behavior and maternal aggression and morphological plastici...
How a man's mind really works
...etes less of the powerful primary bonding chemical oxytocin
and less of the calming chemical serotonin than the female brain. So while women find emotional conversations a good way to chill out at the end of the day, the tired male brain needs to zone out all that touchy-feely chatter in order to relax -- wh...