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"The Rescuing Hug"- The Healing Power of Touch by Mind Body Spirit .. Healthy Living Professional . Oxytocin can be released by various types of non-noxious sensory stimulation, for example by touch..., there have been research studies that do indeed prove that touch can substantially increase physical, emotional...
Better Mothering Through Oxytocin? by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Oxytocin may attain more visibility in both hormonal and behavioral therapy in the near future... and socializing behavior. Only mildly surprising is the effect of administered oxytocin on males as well...
Mother’s voice lowers cortisol, boosts oxytocin by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor hormone, oxytocin, according to researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Biological..., whether they interacted in person or over the phone,” Seltzer says. The girls’ levels of oxytocin, often called...
IMFAR 2012 Preconference Highlights: Oxytocin, IPADs and the Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network by Harold L D. Patient Expert about Oxytocin's Impact on Social Cognitive Brain Function in Youth with ASD which seemed to follow directly... of Oxytocin on areas of the brain important to the aforementioned social capacities.  Oxytocin was one...
Anti-Stress, Growth, Healing, Well-being and Oxytocin -- Recent Research and Hypotheses by Dr. B G Doctor of Pharmacy (sometimes at certain developmental stages) inhibit oxytocin production: touch deprivation, chronic pain, alcoholism... to Oxytocin? 'He [Edward O. Wilson, Harvard evolutionary biologist] called this state the “hunter’s trance...
What To Do If You're Touch-Starved Within A Relationship by Sam .. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine In keeping with our Valentines theme, we're going to look at getting touch needs met... a touch rut that couples may find themselves in.  Many people in long-term relationships fall...
Be Happier: Kiss More, Hug More, Touch More. by Gretchen R. Patient Expert more, touch more.” So I’ve added that to my ever-growing list of resolutions. It’s easy to see that kissing, hugging, and touching would boost the tenderness in your romantic relationship. However, physical...
The science of touch by Alexander Kjerulf (The Chief Happiness Officer) Patient Expert The NYTimes has an excellent article that looks at what happens when people touch and concludes that: Momentary touches — whether an exuberant high five, a warm hand on the shoulder, or...
Twitter: Keeping in touch with patients…and keeping them in touch with you by Vantage Clinical Solutions Physical TherapistHealth Maven Twitter is a great social media tool that allows us to connect with celebrities, news medial outlets, and our friends.  For health care professionals, there’s utility in the tool for us as well. Think of it this way: If I t
Kobo Touch – a touch too crappy… by Ron Patient Expert Last week I bought a Kobo Touch ereader. Nothing wrong with my Kindle – I’m very happy... delivery of my Kobo Touch last week, but it won’t read from a MicroSD card. Well, OK, it will, briefly...

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Facts ... sure you wash your hands. You should also wash your hands after touching raw meat, using the toilet, gardening, touching the bin ... » Read on