Researchers are looking into making the love hormone an active lead molecule in inhibiting preterm labor.
There is a difference in the way the "love hormone" oxytocin affects males and females, says a new study.
A new study shows that the behaviour of autistic children improved when oxytocin was administered on them, but only as long as the treatment lasted.
Researchers found that the love hormone, oxytocin promotes group lying.
The love hormone does more than make you want to cuddle after sex. It can also help treat eating disorders, according to new research.
The "love hormone" doesn't always produce loving behavior. New research reveals that oxytocin, also known as the "cuddle hormone" affects men and women differently.
The "love hormone" oxytocin is the reason why partners feel more comfortable revealing their true feelings after sex.
The "love hormone" may help treat face blindness, a new study suggests.
If you've got a problem, talk about it. Scientists found that sharing your problems in times of stress really can help improve mood because if produces the "feel-good" hormone oxytocin.
Scientists are trying to understand the role of the 'love hormone' in postpartum depression and bonding between mothers and babies.
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