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Low Oxytocin May lead to Low Apathy

Oxytocin is a hormone produced in the hypothalamus, which is a very small part of the brain that controls many of our bodily functions, including our appetite, thirst, sleep, mood, and libido. The hormone is secreted and stored by the pituitary gland, a pea-sized organ at the base of our …

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Are Orgasms Sexual Seizures ?

 An orgasm can be described as a powerful, pleasurable release of accumulated sexual tension. During orgasm, an individual may experience a rise in blood pressure, an increased heart rate, heavy breathing, and rhythmic muscular contractions.  Adam Safron Ph. D, in a recent study – reported in the journal Socioaffective Neuroscience and Psychology …

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How To Check a Pulse

•Turn your left hand so that your palm is face-up •With the index and middle fingers of your right hand, draw a line from the base of your thumb to just below the crease in your wrist. •Your fingers should nestle just to the left of the large tendon that …

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