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A single dose of the `love hormone` oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain function in children with autism, scientists have claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:30
A new study has revealed that a single dose of the hormone oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain activity while processing social information in kids suffering from autism spectrum disorders.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 14:48
Researchers have found that oxytocin hormone, which is secreted in the brain and is sometimes referred to as the ` bonding hormone `, helps in creating and maintaining monogamy in relationships.
Last Updated: Monday, October 14, 2013, 16:39
Exposure to social stress not only impairs a mother`s ability to care for her children but may also negatively impact her daughter`s ability to provide maternal care to future offspring.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 13:42
Love hormone oxytocin can make us more accepting of other people, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 15:09
Researchers have found that oxytocin can sharpen the brain`s self-other differentiation - a function that has been shown to play a crucial role in social bonding, successful social interactions and the tolerance of others.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 20:32
The hormone, oxytocin, could play a role in treating psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 12:43
A new study has found that oxytocin, typically known as the " love hormone" helps promote social and parental bonding in a crowded environment.