`Love hormone` promotes social behavior among infant rhesus monkeys

Researchers have suggested that the hormone oxytocin appears to increase social behaviors in newborn rhesus monkeys.

`Love hormone` bonds animals like humans: Study

And you thought you had a patent on `love hormone` when it comes to showing affection! Dogs too have oxytocin and release it in a good quantity when in love or looking for bonding.

`Love hormone` oxytocin could help treat anorexia

A new study has revealed that love hormone oxytocin, which is released during sex, childbirth and breastfeeding, could treat anorexia.

Too much `love hormone` can make healthy people oversensitive

Researchers at Concordia`s Centre for Research in Human Development have shown that too much oxytocin or " love hormone" in healthy young adults can actually result in oversensitivity to the emotions of others.

Love hormone improves brain function in autistic kids

A single dose of the `love hormone` oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain function in children with autism, scientists have claimed.

Single spray of `love hormone` improves brain function in autistic kids

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.

`Love hormone` oxytocin behind monogamous relationships

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.

Love hormone helps humans accept others

Love hormone oxytocin can make us more accepting of other people, a new study has found.

`Love hormone` helps increase our positive evaluation of others

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.

`Love hormone` can help treat psychiatric disorders

The hormone, oxytocin, could play a role in treating psychiatric disorders such as autism and schizophrenia, a new study has revealed.

`Love hormone` helps cut background clutter in noisy environment

A new study has found that oxytocin, typically known as the " love hormone" helps promote social and parental bonding in a crowded environment.

`Love Hormone` affects men and women differently

Scientists have found that men and women are affected differently - by `the love hormone` - in social contexts.

Love hormone triggers anxiety and fear

Oxytocin appears to be the reason stressful social situations, perhaps being bullied at school or tormented by a boss, reverberate long past the event and can trigger fear and anxiety in the future.

Whiff of `love hormone` may help people beat alcoholism

Oxytocin-famed for its role in social bonding can help people with alcoholism beat cravings

`Trust` hormone oxytocin misregulated in people with Williams syndrome

The hormone oxytocin - often referred to as the “trust” hormone or “love hormone”- plays an important role in Williams syndrome.

Love hormone ‘predicts how long your love will last’

Just how long a relationship will last can be predicted by the amount of “love hormone” in the bloodstream of a newly smitten person.

Love hormone helps new mums combat fear

Brain speedily delivers the hormone oxytocin — which new mothers have in elevated levels, starting with childbirth — to where it’s needed, freeing them to protect their young.

‘Love hormone` may make monkeys a little kind

"Love hormone” that builds mother-baby bonds may make brusque monkeys treat each other a little more kindly, a new study has found.

Love hormone nasal spray to cure shyness

A new study suggests nasal spray of the so-called love hormone oxytocin can cure shyness.

Love hormone nasal spray to cure shyness

A new study suggests nasal spray of the so-called love hormone oxytocin can cure shyness.