Oxytocin

Oxytocin hormone is increases with couples cuddle

Couples that cuddle can become addicted to one another. Symptoms of withdraw can occur when apart as a result of the hormone oxytocin, “the cuddling drug.” The pituitary gland (in the brain) produces oxytocin. Both males and females produce oxytocin. it is unique to mammals. Affectionate touching releases oxy. Cuddling a child or pet is pleasurable […]