A little oxytocin might mellow out the man, apparently.
p.s. Apparently “Oxytocin is the window to the soul“…
Don’t know if you know or not, but Oxytocin is actually also the hormone that causes the uterus to contract, and is absolutely instrumental in a natural birth. Adrenaline also counteracts and prevents the release of Oxytocin.
(stuff I learned in a birthing class)
It’s probably strongly related to mothering/parenting which would also explain why it increases the ability to discern what someone else wants/needs simply based on eye-cues. Especially useful in raising children (at least until they are able to communicate) no?
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