This Studies show that the same positive feedback in oxytocin release occurs when a mom gazes at her newborn infant, occurs when dogs make the so-called puppy eyes at their owners.
Studies have shown that baby’s need loving touch to thrive. We can all feel the value of love. Our being seems to need it in a primal, essential way, like food and water. Thus the reason the heart chakra is our center chakra, it represents our truest essence and also, our biggest need.
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Oxytocin is often called the “love hormone” due to its role in encouraging social behaviors, love and long-term bonding. Now, scientists have discovered that it might have something to offer those with weak knees of a different kind.
In study conducted at the University of Zurich, the ‘love’ hormone otherwise known as oxytocin was shown to lower the ‘stress’ hormone cortisol and regulate interpersonal relationships in a positive way.