Scientists explain how love truly is a chemical reaction.
Feb 14 2013 - 11:15am
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- Biochemistry - The study of chemical processes in living organisms.
- Neurotransmitter - Chemicals originating in a nerve cell that send information to a neighboring nerve cell.
- Dopamine - A neurotransmitter that is responsible for reward-driven learning.
- Oxytocin - A hormone shown to help mothers bond with their newborn babies and encourage couples to grow emotionally with one another.