The chemistry of love: Oxytocin may drive monogamy in relationships

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Rodin – Eternal Idol – Lovers 

Interesting study – small, but in this time of love, celebration, and attachment – a timely reminder…

“Come for the romance, stay for the oxytocin. That’s the neurobiological bottom line on monogamy, according to a new study.”

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-oxytocin-monogamy-20131125,0,5690298.story#axzz2lrZwk65H

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4 responses to “The chemistry of love: Oxytocin may drive monogamy in relationships

  1. Very interesting! Although I’d like to hope that love factors into the equation as well.

  2. Pingback: The chemistry of love: Oxytocin may drive monogamy in relationships | MadeleineMaya

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