Oxytocin Is Overrated – The Atlantic

Of the dozens of hormones in the human body, oxytocin may be the most overrated. Linked to the pleasures of romance, orgasm, philanthropy, and more, the chemical has been endlessly described as the “cuddle hormone,” the “moral molecule,” and even the “source of love and prosperity.” It has inspired popular books and TEDTalks. Scientists and … Read more