Group 7 Created with Sketch. Happy and stable intimate bonds have been associated with physical and psychological health Burman and Margolin,whereas the inability to establish or maintain close relationships is linked with physical and emotional distress Bloom et al. Men, on the other hand, have a slightly different issue. Naturally occurring variations in maternal behavior in the rat are associated with differences in estrogen-inducible central oxytocin receptors. I took the little blue bottle out of my refrigerator and sprayed a blast of liquid into each nostril. This anti-social effect of a social hormone brings some nuance to the story of oxytocin.
The oxytocin hangover:
Triplets across the first 5 years: J Child Psychol Psychiatry. Copyright notice. In one experiment, researchers petted pairs of rats that were caged together. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. That's a win-win for everyone.