Some Facts about Oxytocin

  • It is believed that both men and women are more likely to be faithful to their partners when influenced by the love hormone oxytocin.
  • The best natural way to produce oxytocin in both yourself and another, and hence feelings of trust and intimacy, is to hug them or even have sex with them!
  • Oxytocin plays a key role in the reproductive system, from attraction, to breast feeding, to mother/child bonding.
  • Oyxtocin was first synthetically proudced soon after its precise amino-acid sequence was discovered in 1953.
  • Oxytocin has been shown to posess healing properties and to reduce inflammation.
  • Oxytocin is released by both men and women during orgasms and sex.