Origin of oxytocin
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People who sniff oxytocin before they play together are more in sync rhythmically.We’re More of Ourselves When We’re in Tune with Others - Issue 104: Harmony|Kevin Berger|July 21, 2021|Nautilus
When you’re moved by music, we see levels of the attachment-hormone oxytocin increase.We’re More of Ourselves When We’re in Tune with Others - Issue 104: Harmony|Kevin Berger|July 21, 2021|Nautilus
The two pregnancy-related hormones, prolactin and oxytocin, are responsible for milk production.
Prolactin induces the luminal cells to make milk while oxytocin makes the myoepithelial cells contract.
When you lock eyes with a dog or when you touch a dog, there are studies looking at the fact that your oxytocin levels go up.Forget Everything You Know About Your Dog (Ep. 436)|Stephen J. Dubner|October 22, 2020|Freakonomics
When fathers hold and play with their children, oxytocin and prolactin kick in, priming them for bonding.How Good Dads Can Change the World|Gary Barker, PhD, Michael Kaufman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Such effects can be traced, at least in part, to the way neglect affects signaling neurochemicals, like the hormone oxytocin.Free Birth Control: Could It Transform Society?|Brian Alexander, Larry Young|October 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I think the most surprising thing to me was the oxytocin story.Just the Fact: Sex and Music|Daniel J. Levitin|August 6, 2009|DAILY BEAST
And the people with higher levels of oxytocin were more generous in the amounts they chose to return to the original investor.How Empathy Can Save the Economy|Maia Szalavitz|May 28, 2009|DAILY BEAST